spinner dolphin

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spinner dolphin (plural spinner dolphins)

  1. A species of small dolphin, Stenella longirostris.
    • 2012, Caspar Henderson, The Book of Barely Imagined Beings, 2013 edition, Granta Books, page 59:
      Spinner dolphins of both sexes sometimes engage in orgies of more than a dozen individuals, known as ‘wuzzles’.

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