HyperDic: toothed_whale

English > 1 sense of the expression toothed whale:
NOUNanimaltoothed whaleany of several whales having simple conical teeth and feeding on fish etc.
English > toothed whale: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
MeaningAny of several whales having simple conical teeth and feeding on fish etc..
Member ofOdontoceti, suborder Odontocetitoothed whales
Narrowerbeaked whaleAny of several whales inhabiting all oceans and having beaklike jaws with vestigial teeth in the upper jaw
dolphinAny of various small toothed whales with a beaklike snout
dwarf sperm whale, Kogia simusVery small (to 8 feet) sperm whale of central coasts of Atlantic and Pacific
pygmy sperm whale, Kogia brevicepssmall sperm whale of warm waters of both coasts of North America
sperm whale, cachalot, black whale, Physeter catodonlarge whale with a large cavity in the head containing spermaceti and oil
BroaderwhaleAny of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head
Spanishodontoceto

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