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dorsal
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  • He has a peculiar way of showing his dorsal hooked fin in swimming, which looks something like a Roman nose.

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  • He was cut on the dorsal side of the thumb.
  • he swam fast, just under the surface with his high dorsal fin knifing through the water without wavering.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  The Old Man and the Sea

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