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It was likely the first time in years she’d set flipper on dry land.
We throw some pennies to another group, and the one nearest the coin picks it up by making a scoop of his flipper-like palm.
I'm not sure that a seal's flipper might not be acceptable by to-morrow morning.
LEFT ON LABRADORCHARLES ASBURY STEPHENS
Now and again one would lazily lift a flipper to scratch itself or heave its great bulk into a more comfortable position.
And with that I givd the flipper a big squaze, and a big squaze it was, by the powers, that her leddyship giv'd to me back.
Of these, Lieutenant Flipper was dismissed June 30, 1882, for "conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman."
Frantically he struggled to break through it, but only succeeded in coiling it about him till he could not 215 move a flipper.
KINGS IN EXILESIR CHARLES GEORGE DOUGLAS ROBERTS
Then at last the stranger came out, and he took that seal by the flipper with one hand, and carried it up that way.
But minke whales have an acutely pointed snout, a single head ridge, and a white band on each flipper.
They have a diagonal band of white on each flipper, the extent and orientation of which varies individually.

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