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Synonyms for WHALING

Usage Examples for WHALING

  1. Ships were being fitted out for whaling, and much wood was used in storing them. - "Collected Articles of Frederick Douglass" by Frederick Douglass
  2. The American whaling fleet, which at the time of Edison's birth mustered over seven hundred sail, had dwindled probably to a bare tenth when he took up the problem of illumination; and the competition of oil from the ground with oil from the sea, and with coal- gas, had made the artificial production of light cheaper than ever before, when up to the middle of the century it had remained one of the heaviest items of domestic expense. - "Edison, His Life and Inventions" by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin