whale

[n] - any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head 2. [v] - hunt for whales
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Whale

A player who makes extremely large wagers. Unlike high rollers who consistently wager £100/£200 or more per round, whales are typically those who make wagers amounting to thousands if not tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars per round.
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Whale

Whale noun [ Middle English whal , Anglo-Saxon hwæl ; akin to Dutch wal visch, German wal , wal fisch, Old High German wal , Icelandic hvalr , Dan. & Swedish hval , hval fisk. Confer Narwhal , Walrus .] (Zoology)
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whale

<zoology> Any aquatic mammal of the order Cetacea, especially any one of the large species, some of which become nearly one hundred feet long. Whales are hunted chiefly for their oil and baleen, or whalebone. ... The existing whales are divided into two groups: the toothed whales (Odontocete), including those that have teeth, as the cachalot,
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whale

noun any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head
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Whale

• (n.) Any aquatic mammal of the order Cetacea, especially any one of the large species, some of which become nearly one hundred feet long. Whales are hunted chiefly for their oil and baleen, or whalebone.
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Whale

(from the article `Mulberry`) Each Mulberry harbour consisted of roughly 6 miles (10 km) of flexible steel roadways (code-named Whales) that floated on steel or concrete pontoons ...
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whale

any of the larger species of aquatic mammals belonging to the order Cetacea. The term whale can be used in reference to any cetacean, including ... [20 related articles]
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Whale

Whale is slang for a very fat person.
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Whale

Whale is slang for a very fat person.
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Whale

The general term applied to any large cetacean, and a specific one applied to certain smaller ones.
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Whale

The USS Whale was an American Gato Class submarine of 1525 tons displacement launched in 1942. The USS Whale had a top speed of 21 knots surfaced and carried a complement of between 65 and 74. She was armed with one 3 inch dual-purpose gun; two 20 mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft guns; six 21 inch bow torpedo tubes and four 21 inch stern torpedo tubes.
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whale

  1. a very large person; impressive in size or qualities
  2. any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head

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whale

whale, aquatic mammal of the order Cetacea, found in all oceans of the world. Members of this order vary greatly in size and include the largest animals that have ever lived. Cetaceans never leave the water, even to give birth. Although their ancestry has been much debated, DNA studies and skeletal ...
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Whale

A whale is a large marine mammal of the order Cetacea.
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whale

Click images to enlargeAny marine mammal of the order Cetacea. The only mammals to have adapted to living entirely in water, they have front limbs modified into flippers and no externally visible traces of hind limbs. They have horizontal tail flukes. When they surface to breathe, the hot air they breathe out condenses to...
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Whale

A player who makes extremely large wagers. Unlike high rollers who consistently wager £100/£200 or more per round, whales are typically those who make wagers amounting to thousands if not tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars per round.
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Whale

this is what is commonly referred to as a high roller or big game player.
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Whale

A score of three or less (i.e. averaging one or less per dart). Usually denoted by drawing a whale around the score on the scoreboard.
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