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NOUN (2)

1. small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States; the largest male acts as pilot or leader for the school;
[syn: pilot whale, black whale, common blackfish, blackfish, Globicephala melaena]

2. large whale with a large cavity in the head containing spermaceti and oil; also a source of ambergris;
[syn: sperm whale, cachalot, black whale, Physeter catodon]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

black whale n 1: small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States; the largest male acts as pilot or leader for the school [syn: pilot whale, black whale, common blackfish, blackfish, Globicephala melaena] 2: large whale with a large cavity in the head containing spermaceti and oil; also a source of ambergris [syn: sperm whale, cachalot, black whale, Physeter catodon]