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blubber

noun [U]  us   /ˈblʌb·ər/

blubber noun [U] (FAT)

the layer of fat under the skin of sea mammals such as whales which keeps them warm: Some of the larger whales are insulated by a two-foot layer of blubber. fig. I’m on a diet, trying to lose some of this blubber around the middle.

blubber

verb [I]  us   /ˈblʌb·ər/

blubber verb [I] (CRY)

to cry in a noisy and uncontrollable way
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