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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of several large, usually black dolphins of the genus Globicephala, having an outward-curving globular forehead and noted for their occasional mass strandings. Also called blackfish, pothead whale.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Either of two species of whale in the genus Globicephala, dark grey in colour.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as Blackfish, 1.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as caaing-whale.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States; the largest male acts as pilot or leader for the school

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