Balaenoptera

noun
type genus of the Balaenopteridae
Syn: ↑genus Balaenoptera
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Balaenopteridae, ↑family Balaenopteridae
Member Meronyms:

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\\-ˈnäptərə\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from balaeno- (from Latin balaena whale) + -ptera
: a genus (the type of the family Balaenopteridae) of whalebone whales that comprises the rorquals

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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