flipper-like


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having limbs that are used as flippers

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The most renowned result was phocomelia, the name given to the flipper-like limbs which appeared on the children of women who took thalidomide.
Each propels itself downward by paddling its flipper-like wings back and forth.
"The most renowned result was Phocomelia, the name give to the flipper-like limbs which appeared on the children of women who took Thalidomide."
Fraser snares one of the foot-and-a-half tall adelies in a long-handled net, reaches in and extracts it by a flipper-like wing.
The bones belonged to a ancient species of whale known as Basilosaurus isis, a 16-meter-long giant with a thin body, a small "pinhead" and flipper-like forelimbs.