- a freshwater South American dolphin, Inia geoffrensis, having a long snout and fluctuating in color between pink and gray: inhabits the Amazon and Orinoco river systems.
Also called Amazon dolphin.
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Boto, in his setting, sounds Goethe's drama to greater depths than Gounod.The Complete Opera Book
Boto's "Mefistofele" belongs of course to a subsequent period.Masters of French Music
The chief one is a votive picture commissioned by one Boto da Maraglia who had been taken prisoner by the French but released.Great Masters in Painting: Perugino
George C. Williamson
It appeared in Italia of the day after the performance, at which, it may be mentioned, Boto applauded vigorously from a box.
These two, who may be linked up with reason with Boto and Ponchielli, present many features of resemblance.