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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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

Compare Danish kreng a carcass. (Wiktionary)

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