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Definition of grampus:

  1. A kind of tongs used in a bloomery.
  2. A toothed delphinoid cetacean, of the genus Grampus, esp. G. griseus of Europe and America, which is valued for its oil. It grows to be fifteen to twenty feet long; its color is gray with white streaks. Called also cowfish. The California grampus is G. Stearnsii.

Synonyms:

orca, killer, Orcinus orca, sea wolf, Grampus griseus, killer whale, slayer, cause of death.

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