Bowhead definition

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A baleen whale (Balaena mysticetus) of Arctic seas, having a large head, an arched upper jaw, and no dorsal fin.
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A right whale (Balaena mysticetus) with a very large head, and an arched upper jaw: valued for its strong, elastic baleen.
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A large whale, Balaena mysticetus, having a large, rounded head, that inhabits Arctic waters.
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Noun

Singular:
bowhead
Plural:
bowheads