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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The occupation or industry of taking whales; also, the men, vessels, etc., engaged in this pursuit.
  • noun A locality that is or may be resorted to for the taking of whales; a place where whale-fishing is conducted, or where whales abound.

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