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wal·rus

 (wôl′rəs, wŏl′-)
n. pl. walrus or wal·rus·es
A large marine mammal (Odobenus rosmarus) of Arctic regions, related to the seals and having two long tusks, tough wrinkled skin, and four flippers.

[Dutch, of Scandinavian origin.]

walrus

(ˈwɔːlrəs; ˈwɒl-)
n, pl -ruses or -rus
(Animals) a pinniped mammal, Odobenus rosmarus, of northern seas, having a tough thick skin, upper canine teeth enlarged as tusks, and coarse whiskers and feeding mainly on shellfish: family Odobenidae
[C17: probably from Dutch, from Scandinavian; compare Old Norse hrosshvalr (literally: horse whale) and Old English horschwæl; see horse, whale]

wal•rus

(ˈwɔl rəs, ˈwɒl-)

n., pl. -rus•es, (esp. collectively) -rus.
a large marine mammal, Odobenus rosmarus, of arctic seas, related to eared seals, having large tusks and a tough, wrinkled hide.
[1645–55; < Dutch: literally, whale horse; c. German Walross, Dan hvalros; compare Old English horshwæl walrus, literally, horse-whale]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.walrus - either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubberwalrus - either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber
pinnatiped, pinniped, pinniped mammal - aquatic carnivorous mammal having a streamlined body specialized for swimming with limbs modified as flippers
genus Odobenus, Odobenus - type genus of the Odobenidae: walruses
Atlantic walrus, Odobenus rosmarus - a walrus of northern Atlantic and Arctic waters
Odobenus divergens, Pacific walrus - a walrus of the Bering Sea and northern Pacific
Translations
فَظّفيل البَحْر
mrož
hvalros
mursu
morž
rozmár
rostungur
セイウチ
바다코끼리
jūrų vėplys
valzirgs
mrož
mrož
morž
valross
สัตว์ทะเลพวกเดียวกับสิงโตทะเลและแมวน้ำ
hải mã

walrus

[ˈwɔːlrəs]
A. N (walruses or walrus (pl)) → morsa f
B. CPD walrus moustache Nbigotes mpl de foca

walrus

[ˈwɔːlrəs ˈwɒlrəs] [walrus or walruses] (pl) nmorse m

walrus

nWalross nt

walrus

[ˈwɔːlrəs] ntricheco

walrus

(ˈwoːlrəs) plurals ˈwalruses ~ˈwalrus noun
a type of large sea animal with huge tusks, related to the seal.

walrus

فَظّ mrož hvalros Walross θαλάσσιος ίππος morsa mursu morse morž tricheco セイウチ 바다코끼리 walrus hvalross mors morsa морж valross สัตว์ทะเลพวกเดียวกับสิงโตทะเลและแมวน้ำ deniz aygırı hải mã 海象