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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of delphinoid odontocete cetaceans, typical of the subfamily Delphinapterinæ, containing the beluga or white Whale (D. leucas).
  • n. A genus of dolphins (Delphininæ) which have no dorsal fin, as D. peroni: now called Leucorhamphus. See Delphinus, 1.

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  • n. white whale


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