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humpback whale

noun

: a type of large whale that has a curved back and very long flippers

Full Definition of HUMPBACK WHALE

:  a large baleen whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) that is black above and white below and has very long flippers, and fleshy tubercles along the snout
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First Known Use of HUMPBACK WHALE

1725
HUMPBACK WHALE Defined for Kids

humpback whale

noun

Definition of HUMPBACK WHALE for Kids

:  a large whale that is black above and white below and has very long flippers

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