Delphinidae

plural noun Del·phin·i·dae \delˈfinəˌdē\

Definition of Delphinidae

  1. :  a family of moderate to small-sized toothed whales including the dolphins, pilot whales, and killer whale

delphinoid

noun, plural

delphinoids

delphinoid

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of delphinidae

New Latin, from Delphinus, type genus + -idae


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