Porpoise synonyms

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Any of various, often very large aquatic mammals of the order Cetacea, having a hairless body that resembles that of a fish. Cetaceans have an elongated skull, a flat, horizontal tail, forelimbs modified into broad flippers, and no hind limbs. They breathe through blowholes located usually at the top of the skull. Whales, dolphins, and porpoises are cetaceans.
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A fish, the mahi-mahi or dorado, Coryphaena hippurus, with a dorsal fin that runs the length of the body, also known for iridescent coloration.
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(Paleontology) A vertebrate with three bones in the inner ear and one in the jaw.
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Any of several species of large sea mammals of the order Cetacea.
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Find another word for porpoise. In this page you can discover 4 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for porpoise, like: cetacean, dolphin, mammal and whale.