bottle-nosed dolphin

or bottlenose dolphin, bottlenosed dolphin


noun

any of several dolphins of the genus Tursiops, common in North Atlantic and Mediterranean waters, having a rounded forehead and well-defined beak.

Also called bottlenose.
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British Dictionary definitions for bottlenose dolphin

bottlenose dolphin

noun

any dolphin of the genus Tursiops, esp T. truncatus, some of which have been kept in captivity and trained to perform tricks
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