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Narwhal vs. Whale

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Narwhalnoun

Monodon monoceros, an Arctic cetacean that grows to about 20 feet (6 meters) long, the male having a single horn-like tusk, a twisted, pointed canine tooth that projects forward.

Whalenoun

Any of several species of large sea mammals of the infraorder Cetacea.

Narwhalnoun

An arctic cetacean (Monodon monocerous), about twenty feet long. The male usually has one long, twisted, pointed canine tooth, or tusk, projecting forward from the upper jaw like a horn, whence it is called also sea unicorn, unicorn fish, and unicorn whale. Sometimes two horns are developed, side by side.

Whalenoun

(figuratively) Something, or someone, that is very large.

Narwhalnoun

small arctic whale the male having a long spiral ivory tusk

Whalenoun

(figuratively) Something, or someone, that is excellent.

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Narwhal

The narwhal or narwhale (Monodon monoceros) is a medium-sized toothed whale that possesses a large from a protruding canine tooth. It lives year-round in the Arctic waters around Greenland, Canada, and Russia.

‘tusk’;

Whalenoun

(gambling) In a casino, a person who routinely bets at the maximum limit allowable.

Whalenoun

An investor who deals with very large amounts of money.

Whalenoun

A video game player who spends large amounts of money on premium content.

Whaleverb

(intransitive) To hunt for whales.

Whaleverb

To thrash, to flog, to beat vigorously or soundly.

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Whalenoun

Any aquatic mammal of the order Cetacea, especially any one of the large species, some of which become nearly one hundred feet long. Whales are hunted chiefly for their oil and baleen, or whalebone.

Whalenoun

a very large person; impressive in size or qualities

Whalenoun

any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head

Whaleverb

hunt for whales

Whale

Whales are a widely distributed and diverse group of fully aquatic placental marine mammals. They are an informal grouping within the infraorder Cetacea, which usually excludes dolphins and porpoises.

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