Atlantic walrus

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Noun1.Atlantic walrus - a walrus of northern Atlantic and Arctic watersAtlantic walrus - a walrus of northern Atlantic and Arctic waters
sea horse, seahorse, walrus - either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber
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The results from the first lab tests showed that Laptev's walruses are closer to Pacific walrus in genetic makeup than Atlantic walrus, but also show enough differences from both to be considered a distinct population.
The event, which dates back more than half a century to 1947 and is now held every three years, offers a free public exhibition of world-class antlers, horns, skulls and mounts ranging in species from the legendary Alaska brown bear to the Atlantic walrus and Stone's sheep.
The Atlantic walrus is one mammoth marine mammal (animal that nurses its young with milk): An average adult male weighs a hefty 3,500 pounds

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