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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bottle-nose  \Bot"tle-nose`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  1.  A  cetacean  of  the  Dolphin  family,  of  several  species,  as 
  {Delphinus  Tursio}  and  {Lagenorhyncus  leucopleurus},  of 
  Europe. 
 
  2.  The  puffin. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bottlenose 
  n  1:  any  of  several  dolphins  with  rounded  forehead  and 
  well-developed  beak;  chiefly  of  North  Atlantic  and 
  Mediterranean  [syn:  {bottlenose  dolphin},  {bottle-nosed 
  dolphin}] 
  2:  North  Atlantic  beaked  whale  with  a  bulbous  forehead  [syn:  {bottle-nosed 
  whale},  {bottlenose  whale},  {Hyperoodon  ampullatus}] 




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