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grampus

Noun

1 predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin; common in cold seas [syn: killer whale, killer, orca, sea wolf, Orcinus orca]
2 slaty-gray blunt-nosed dolphin common in northern seas [syn: Grampus griseus]

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English

Noun

  1. The killer whale or orca
  2. A type of gray dolphin-like creature, Grampus griseus, with a blunt nose

Extensive Definition

Grampus may mean:
grampus in Japanese: グランパス
grampus in Slovenian: Grampus
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