narwhal


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narwhal

an Arctic whale Monodon monoceros with an extraordinary dentition, no conventional teeth, two upper central teeth only, one of which develops into a long tusk in the male.
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The large horn-like tusk on its face is actually a tooth that grows from the upper jaw in only male narwhals.
With a 3,000m target detection and a 1,500m effective firing range, the Narwhal 20A prototype has been successfully tested in inclement sea and weather conditions on board a OCEA shipyard platform against targets at ranges of 500 to 1,200 metres.
Breathable, windproof and waterproof, the Narwhal and Mammoth series utilize the highest quality materials for style focused on function and comfort.
It biggest spend every month was the mysterious Project Narwhal.
Narwhals need to know about fine gradations in water pressure
The Mike Tyson in me sings like a narwhal minus the nasally twang
All the interiors at Rosenborg are memorable; for Frederick III's first-floor Audience Hall, and to mark the Danish recovery after the devastating defeat of Christian IV in 1648, the King commissioned a striking unicorn throne (actually framed in narwhal tusks) and three silver lions, expressing his sense of King Solomon as the model of justice for a ruler.
Many of the elders were preparing narwhal, caribou, musk ox, and Arctic char.
And children can play with materials off a beach and study the tusks of a narwhal Arctic whale.
Burton, is the president and founder of Narwhal Capital Management in Marietta, Georgia.
Anderson takes readers to an Inuit community on Canada's Ellesmere Island, a hunting village marked with recent kills--a walrus, a bear, "the head of a narwhal, sitting in a pool of its congealed blood with its single, spiral lance pointing ten feet up into the sky.
The tension explored in this paper differs from the Japanese experience where whale meat is considered a delicacy rather than a staple food, since consumption of beluga and narwhal whales forms a crucial element of the diet of many Aboriginal peoples (Inuit, Metis, and Indian).