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Baleen

Ba`leen´   Pronunciation: bå`lēn´
n.1.(Zool. & Com.) Plates or blades of "whalebone," from two to twelve feet long, and sometimes a foot wide, which in certain whales (Balænoidea) are attached side by side along the upper jaw, and form a fringelike sieve by which the food is retained in the mouth.
Noun1.Baleenbaleen - a horny material from the upper jaws of certain whales; used as the ribs of fans or as stays in corsets
Synonyms: whalebone
horn, whalebone
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Baldness
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Baldr
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baldrick
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baldy
Bale
Bale of dice
bale out
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Balearic crane
Balearic Islands
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baleen whale
Balefire
Baleful
Balefully
Balefulness
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BALGOL
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baling wire
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