Definitions starting with P

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 [from spermaceti by simplification of initial consonant cluster and influence from city] n. spermaceti, a fatty substance obtained from whales and used to waterproof sails. (Mayag.)

Tags: animal, noun

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Last update: 2010-11-09 01:52
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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