Definition of Flenser

1. Noun. One who flenses (cuts blubber from a whale carcass) ¹



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Definition of Flenser

1. one that flenses [n -S] - See also: flenses

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flenser

fleme
flemer
flemers
flemes
flemish
flemished
flemishes
flemishing
flemit
flench
flenched
flenches
flenching
flense
flensed
flenser (current term)
flensers
flenses
flensing
flerd
flerovium
fleroxacin
flesh
flesh-colored
flesh-coloured
flesh-eating(a)
flesh-eating bacteria
flesh-fly
flesh and blood
flesh fly

Literary usage of Flenser

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1. The Antiquary by Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson (1906)
"... Cottingham ; two coloured whaling prints—purchased ; flenser (for whaling) in wood case—presented by Mr. Watson ; and a portion of a dolphin's jaw, ..."

2. The Midland Naturalist: Journal of the Midland Union of Natural History edited by Edward W. Badger, William Jerome Harrison, William Hillhouse (1888)
"The " flenser " then cuts away the connective tissue underlying the blubber, and the huge " blanket " piece is thus partly pulled and partly cut away, ..."

3. Deutsche geographische Blätter by Geographische Gesellschaft in Bremen (1890)
"Lundin, der alte, originelle flenser, stieg auf den Kadaver hinauf und begann ... auf einer Seite lag, so konnte der flenser bequem in das Innere steigen, ..."

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