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One entry found for beluga.
Main Entry: be·lu·ga
Pronunciation: bschwa-primarystresslü-gschwa
Function: noun
Etymology: from earlier beluga "a white sturgeon," from Russian beluga (same meaning), from belyi "white"
: a toothed whale that becomes 10 to 15 feet (3.0 to 5.0 meters) long and white when adult -- called also beluga whale
[beluga illustration]

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