whaling

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noun whal·ing \ˈhwā-liŋ, ˈwā-\

Definition of whaling

  1. :  the occupation of catching and extracting commercial products from whales

1688

First Known Use of whaling

1688


WHALING Defined for English Language Learners

whaling

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noun whal·ing \ˈhwā-liŋ, ˈwā-\

Definition of whaling for English Language Learners

  • : the job or business of hunting whales



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