Definitions

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  • n. The carcass of a whale after the blubber has been removed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The carcass of a whale after the blubber has been removed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In whaling, the carcass of a whale after the blubber has been removed.

Etymologies

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Compare Danish kreng a carcass.

Examples

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  • Some shanty the tired whalers sang

    To work till the dinner bell rang.

    On days spent at flense

    It made perfect sense

    To dine on a chowder of krang.

    August 3, 2018