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

  • n. Any of various whales of the suborder Odontoceti, having numerous conical teeth.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A whale of the Odontoceti suborder of the cetaceans, including sperm whales, beaked whales, dolphins, and others.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. any whale of the order Denticete. See Denticete.

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

  • n. any of several whales having simple conical teeth and feeding on fish etc.


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