dolphin dolphin  /ˈdɑl fən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) large slender food and game fish widely distributed in warm seas (especially around Hawaii)
  2. (n) any of various small toothed whales with a beaklike snout; larger than porpoises

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Usage(s):

  1. September heralds the six-month dolphin-hunting season in Taiji, a small seaside town in Japan's southwestern Wakayama prefecture.
  2. Lionsgate Courtesy Everett Collection Earlier this week, the town decided to release 70 of the roughly 100 dolphins from the previous week's catch.
  3. The TV series Flipper helped create a demand for trained dolphins.

News

  1. Author Robert Eiser Raises Awareness on Dolphin Preservation in New Book

    ‘DOLPHIN CHRONICLES’ is a highly engaging volume that teaches readers on the importance of marine life and their important roles in the ecosystem. (PRWeb June 16, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/RobertEiser/DOLPHINCHRONICLES/prweb10839160.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Book a Dolphin Cruise in Gulf Shores, AL

    TripShock.com announces summer specials on dolphin cruises in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores, AL. (PRWeb June 16, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10838323.htm
    on June 16, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Sick, sunburned bottlenose dolphin rescued in Fla

    A sunburned bottlenose dolphin was rescued after being stranded in a thick bed of seagrass at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WINK TV Southwest Florida

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Quotes

  1. "I promise you that Ted Ginn is going to be someone you're going to enjoy watching play for a long, long time as a Miami Dolphin," coach Cam Cameron said.
    on Apr 28, 2006 By: Cam Cameron Source: 940 News

  2. "It's a function of revenues, and we were not really able to derive any revenues out of (Dolphin Stadium)," Loria said about a payroll that will be among the lowest in the league for the third consecutive season. "As we get closer to the...
    on Mar 1, 2008 By: Jeffrey Loria Source: Palm Beach Post

  3. "I'm excited about the opportunity to lead this team," said Pennington in a statement on Monday. "We've worked extremely hard over the last two weeks. I'm proud to be a Miami Dolphin."
    on Aug 25, 2008 By: Chad Pennington Source: Kansas City Star

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