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Definition of cetacean:

(adj) : pertaining to the zoologic order Cetacea, or associated with species falling under that taxonomic hierarchy; more generally, relating to large aquatic mammals, either directly or by analogy
"the poached blubber was definitely cetacean in origin, but the particular species could not be identified."
(n) : an animal belonging to the order Cetacea, including dolphins, porpoises, and whales
"the tour promised spiritual experiences with humpback whales and other cetaceans, but all we saw were seagulls and a dead sea otter."
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Definition of cetacean:

(adj) : pertaining to the zoologic order Cetacea, or associated with species falling under that taxonomic hierarchy; more generally, relating to large aquatic mammals, either directly or by analogy
"the poached blubber was definitely cetacean in origin, but the particular species could not be identified."
(n) : an animal belonging to the order Cetacea, including dolphins, porpoises, and whales
"the tour promised spiritual experiences with humpback whales and other cetaceans, but all we saw were seagulls and a dead sea otter."

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