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whale

noun [C] uk   us   /weɪl/
B1 a very large sea mammal that breathes air through a hole at the top of its head
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in Arabic حوت…
in Korean 고래…
in Malaysian ikan paus…
in French baleine…
in Turkish balina…
in Italian balena…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鯨…
in Russian кит…
in Polish wieloryb…
in Vietnamese cá voi…
in Spanish ballena…
in Portuguese baleia…
in Thai ปลาวาฬ…
in German der Wal…
in Catalan balena…
in Japanese クジラ…
in Indonesian paus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鲸…
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