whale Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"whale" in British English

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whalenoun [C]

uk   us   /weɪl/
B1 a very ​largeseamammal that ​breathesair through a ​hole at the ​top of ​itshead
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(Definition of whale from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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whalenoun [C]

 us   /hweɪl, weɪl/
a very ​largeseamammal
(Definition of whale from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “whale”
in Korean 고래…
in Arabic حوت…
in Malaysian ikan paus…
in French baleine…
in Russian кит…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鯨…
in Italian balena…
in Turkish balina…
in Polish wieloryb…
in Spanish ballena…
in Vietnamese cá voi…
in Portuguese baleia…
in Thai ปลาวาฬ…
in German der Wal…
in Catalan balena…
in Japanese クジラ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鲸…
in Indonesian paus…
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