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The meaning of Porpoising

Porpoising – definition

verb

Move through the water like a porpoise, alternately rising above it and submerging.

Usage examples:

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noun

A small toothed whale with a low triangular dorsal fin and a blunt rounded snout.

Usage examples:

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Marsopa

Word origin

Middle English: from Old French porpois, based on Latin porcus ‘pig’ + piscis ‘fish’, rendering earlier porcus marinus ‘sea hog’.

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