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Definition of the noun grampus

What does grampus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: grampuses

  1. predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin; common in cold seas
  2. slaty-grey blunt-nosed dolphin common in northern seas

Alternative definition of the noun grampus

noun

  1. The killer whale or orca
  2. A type of gray dolphin-like creature, Grampus griseus, with a blunt nose

Explanation

Grampus a.k.a. Nagoya Grampus are a Japanese association football club that play in the J. League. Based in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture and originally founded as the company team of the Toyota Motor Corp. in 1939, the club shares its home games between Mizuho Athletic Stadium and the much larger Toyota Stadium.

Phrases with Grampus

Phrases starting with the word Grampus:

  1. Grampus Orca
  2. Grampus Sakata
  3. Grampus Affinis
  4. Grampus Cuvieri
  5. grampus griseus
  6. Grampus Sakamata
  7. Grampus rissoanus
  8. Grampus stearnsii
  9. Grampus Headivisii
  10. Grampus Rectipinna
  11. Grampus Intermedius
  12. Grampus Richardsoni
  13. Grampus Sowerbianus

Phrases ending with the word Grampus:

  1. genus grampus
  2. Delphinus Grampus

Other phrases containing the word Grampus:

  1. Species Grampus Orca
  2. Species Grampus Sakata
  3. Species Grampus Affinis
  4. Species Grampus Cuvieri
  5. Species Grampus Sakamata

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Grampus

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Google previewThe naturalist's library (1833)

containing scientific and popular descriptions of man, quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects by Augustus Addison Gould

The grampus is an exceedingly voracious animal, which does not always ...

Google previewA Description of More Than Three Hundred Animals (1829)

Interspersed with Entertaining Anecdotes, and Quotations from Ancient and Modern Authors, to which is Added an Appendix of Allegorical and Fabulous Animals

THE GRAMPUS Is a decided and inveterate enemy to the different species of whales ; great flocks of them attack the largest of these, fastening round them like so many bull-dogs, making them roar out with pain, and frequently killing and ...

Google previewGeorge Cartwright's The Labrador Companion (2016)

by Marianne P. Stopp

Grampuses142 The Grampus is a species of Whale, but neither so large or ...

Google previewNewfoundland in 1842 (1842)

A Sequel to "The Canadas in 1841" /c B Sir Richard Henry Bonnycastle by Sir Richard Henry Bonnycastle

dolphins, the grampus is the largest; they differ little from the porpoise, but have a blunter snout, a little recurvated, and the dorsal fin large and high, with forty teeth in the two jaws. They are twenty or twentyfive feet long, bulky, and ferocious, ...

Google previewA System of natural history (1834)

containing scientific and popular descriptions of various animals by Georges Cuvier (baron)

The grampus is an exceedingly voracious animal, which does not always ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature

The grampus is an inhabitant of northern seas, occurring on the shores of Greenland, and having been caught, although...

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica (1893)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature

The grampus is an inhabitant of northern seas, occurring on the shores of Greenland, and having been caught, although...

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica: A-ZYM (1903)

by Day Otis Kellogg, Thomas Spencer Baynes, William Robertson Smith

The grampus is an inhabitant of northern seas, occurring on the shores of Greenland, and having been caught, although...

Google previewGrand Illustrated Encyclopedia of Animated Nature (1855)

Embracing a Full Description of the Different Races of Men, and of the Characteristic Habits and Modes of Life of the Various Beasts, Birds, Fishes, Insects, Reptiles, and Microscopic Animalcula of the Globe. Being a Complete History of the Animal Kingdom by John Frost

The Grampus is from twenty to twenty-five feet long, and of such a fierce and predacious nature, that it not only destroys the Porpoise and Dolphin, but it is reported that it will even attack Whales. The nose is flat and reverted at the extremity; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Civil War Shipwrecks (2008)

by W. Craig Gaines

CSS Grampus. Confederate.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1857)

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Desmarest, besides the grampus abue described, names a D. Orca (No. 765), noticed by Belon, and regarded by some as the Oreo of the ancients. According to Cuvier, it has the facial line of a Delphinus. This opiuion,'however, rests upon a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Mammals (2009)

by William F. Perrin, Bernd Würsig, J.G.M. Thewissen

In fact, the two species do not appear to be closely related; based on genetic similarity, false killer whales appear to be most closely related to the Risso's dolphin (Grampus griseus), melon-headed whale (Peponocephala electra), pygmy killer ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang (2003)

by Eric Partridge

tip the grampus . To duck a man (for sleeping on watch): nautical: from ca 1860; ob.

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Scrabble value of G2R1A1M3P3U1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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