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British pronunciation/ˈɔːkɐ/
American pronunciation/ˈɔɹkə/
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a large, black-and-white marine mammal known for its social behavior, intelligence, and adaptability, found in oceans worldwide and known as an apex predator

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What is an "orca"?

The killer whale, also known as the orca, is a large and powerful marine mammal characterized by its distinctive black and white coloration, sharp dorsal fin, and impressive hunting skills, known for its social behavior, intelligence, and adaptability, found in oceans worldwide and known for its apex predator status, often hunting in groups, or pods, and feeding on a variety of prey including fish, squid, and marine mammals.

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With a mighty splash, the orca slapped its tail against the water, sending waves rippling across the surface.
The orca breached the surface of the ocean in a spectacular display of power and grace, its massive black and white body glistening in the sunlight.
As the apex predator of the ocean, the orca hunted in coordinated groups, working together to corral their prey.
The researchers recorded the moment when the orca began to sound during their study.
The orca's haunting cries echoed through the misty fjords, signaling its presence to others of its pod.
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