Definition of Delphinidae

1. Noun. Dolphins.




Lexicographical Neighbors of Delphinidae

Delmonico steaks
Delonix
Delonix regia
Delonte
Delores
Delorme
Delos
Delphi
Delphian
Delphians
Delphic
Delphic oracle
Delphinapterus
Delphinapterus leucas
Delphine
Delphinidae (current term)
Delphinium ajacis
Delphinus
Delphinus delphis
Dels
Delta
Deltasone
Deluge
Demarquay's symptom
Dematiaceae
Demavend
Demerara
Demeraras
Demerol
Demeter

Literary usage of Delphinidae

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1908)
"The most radical feature of Professor Abel's classification is the removal of the white whale and narwhal (Delphinapterus and Monodon) from the Delphinidae ..."

2. Natural Emirates: Wildlife and Environment of the United Arab Emirates by Peter Vine (1996)
"Risso's dolphin (Grampus griseus) Family Delphinidae A large dolphin, measuring up to 4m in length, as the Risso's dolphin dives, you may also notice the ..."

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