Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A small arctic whale, yielding only about 20 or 25 barrels of oil. supposed to be the young of the bow-head whale.
  • noun Same as porgy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun See porgy.
  • noun A small whale.

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  • (n): the menhaden.

    January 12, 2009