from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A large baleen whale (Balaenoptera physalus) having grooves on the throat, a prominent dorsal fin, and a whitish underside.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as finner.

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  • noun a whale of the rorqual family (Balaenoptera physalus)

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

  • noun large flat-headed whalebone whale having deep furrows along the throat; of Atlantic and Pacific


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