Synonyms
Etymology

1. bottlenose

noun. northern Atlantic beaked whale with a bulbous forehead.

Synonyms

  • beaked whale
  • Hyperoodon ampullatus
  • genus Hyperoodon
  • bottlenose whale
  • Hyperoodon

Etymology

  • bottle (English)
  • bottle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nose (English)

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Example sentences of the word bottlenose-dolphin


1. Noun Phrase
Those who choose this package get the chance to talk with trainers and learn about bottlenose dolphins.

2. Noun Phrase
They help bottlenose dolphins steer through water and play an important role in regulating body temperature.

3. Noun Phrase
This location is home to a family of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins and a family of California sea lions.

4. Noun Phrase
Their sharp teeth serve for grasping rather than for chewing; bottlenose dolphins swallow their prey whole.

2. bottlenose

noun. any of several dolphins with rounded forehead and well-developed beak; chiefly of northern Atlantic and Mediterranean.

Synonyms

  • dolphin
  • Tursiops truncatus
  • bottle-nosed dolphin
  • Tursiops
  • Tursiops gilli
  • Pacific bottlenose dolphin
  • bottlenose dolphin
  • genus Tursiops

Etymology

  • bottle (English)
  • bottle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nose (English)

3. dolphin

noun. ['ˈdɑːlfən'] large slender food and game fish widely distributed in warm seas (especially around Hawaii).

Synonyms

  • percoidean
  • Coryphaena equisetis
  • percoid fish
  • Coryphaenidae
  • family Coryphaenidae
  • Coryphaena hippurus
  • mahimahi
  • dolphinfish

Etymology

  • dolfin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • daulphin (French)

4. dolphin

noun. ['ˈdɑːlfən'] any of various small toothed whales with a beaklike snout; larger than porpoises.

Synonyms

  • Orcinus orca
  • common blackfish
  • black whale
  • grampus
  • beluga
  • porpoise
  • Globicephala melaena
  • orca
  • sea wolf
  • killer whale
  • bottlenose dolphin
  • bottlenose
  • river dolphin
  • toothed whale
  • Grampus griseus
  • killer
  • bottle-nosed dolphin
  • Delphinidae
  • common dolphin
  • blackfish
  • Delphinus delphis
  • Delphinapterus leucas
  • family Delphinidae
  • white whale

Etymology

  • dolfin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • daulphin (French)
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