cachalot

noun
cach·​a·​lot | \ ˈka-shə-ˌlät How to pronounce cachalot (audio) , -ˌlō \

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First Known Use of cachalot

1740, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cachalot

French

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“Cachalot.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cachalot. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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