A humpback whale.
humpback definition by Webster's New World
- a humped, deformed back; kyphosis
- hunchback (sense )
- ☆ a large rorqual whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) with long flippers and a raised, rounded back
- ☆ a male pink salmon at the time it travels up rivers to spawn
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- humpbacked adjective
humpback definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- See hunchback.
- A humped upper back.
- A humpback whale.
- humpˈbackedˌ adjective
humpback - Medical Definition