Denticete
Denticete Den`ti*ce"te, n. pl. [NL., fr. L. dens, dentis, tooth + cetus, pl. cete, whale, Gr. ?.] (Zo["o]l.) The division of Cetacea in which the teeth are developed, including the sperm whale, dolphins, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • denticète — ● denticète nom masculin Synonyme de odontocète. ● denticète (synonymes) nom masculin Synonymes : odontocète …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Denticēte — (Zahnwale), eine Gruppe der Wale (s.d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • denticete — …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Denticete including the dolphins and sperm whale which have teeth Another suborder Zeuglodontia is extinct The Sirenia were formerly included in the Cetacea but are now made a separate order — Cetacea Ce*ta ce*a, n. pl. [NL., from L. cetus whale, Gr. ?.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of marine mammals, including the whales. Like ordinary mammals they breathe by means of lungs, and bring forth living young which they suckle for some time. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Зубастые киты — (Denticete) подотряд китообразных млекопитающих; сюда принадлежат дельфины, кашалоты и др. (см. Китообразные) …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Toothed — Toothed, a. 1. Having teeth; furnished with teeth. Ruby lipped and toothed with pearl. Herrick. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Having marginal projecting points; dentate. [1913 Webster] {Toothed whale} (Zo[ o]l.), any whale of the order… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toothed whale — Toothed Toothed, a. 1. Having teeth; furnished with teeth. Ruby lipped and toothed with pearl. Herrick. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Having marginal projecting points; dentate. [1913 Webster] {Toothed whale} (Zo[ o]l.), any whale of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toothed wheel — Toothed Toothed, a. 1. Having teeth; furnished with teeth. Ruby lipped and toothed with pearl. Herrick. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Having marginal projecting points; dentate. [1913 Webster] {Toothed whale} (Zo[ o]l.), any whale of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Китообразные — (Cetacea) отряд млекопитающих, приспособившихся к исключительно водной жизни и отличающихся рыбообразной внешностью. Шея едва выражена и голова, часто относительно огромных размеров, непосредственно продолжается в веретеновидное туловище, с парой …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Cetacea — Ce*ta ce*a, n. pl. [NL., from L. cetus whale, Gr. ?.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of marine mammals, including the whales. Like ordinary mammals they breathe by means of lungs, and bring forth living young which they suckle for some time. The anterior… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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