Sentence Examples


  • " Porpoise " found that a solid core of black rock had been extruded 6 ft.
  • Whales of various species are frequently captured in the bays and sounds; the grampus, dolphin and porpoise haunt the coasts, and seals occasionally bask on the more outlying islets.
  • PORPOISE (sometimes spelled Porpus and Porpesse), a name derived from the 0.
  • Meerschwein, although the word is commonly used by sailors to designate all the smaller cetaceans, especially those numerous species which naturalists call "dolphins," it is properly restricted to the common porpoise of the British' seas (Phocaena communis, or P. phocaena).
  • The porpoise, when full grown, attains a length of 5 ft.

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