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noun 
  1. Any whale with longitudinal skin folds running from below the mouth to the navel, allowing the capacity of the mouth to expand greatly when feeding.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: vinvis
adjective 
  1. Pertaining to rorquals.
Etymology: From (Norw.) ríyrkval ("furrow whale"), from Old Norse reyíarhvalr.


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