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sea otter

n.
A large marine otter (Enhydra lutris) of northern Pacific coastal waters, formerly hunted for its soft, dark brown fur.
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sea otter

n
(Animals) a large marine otter, Enhydra lutris, of N Pacific coasts, formerly hunted for its thick dark brown fur
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sea′ ot`ter


n.
a marine otter, Enhydra lutris, of N Pacific coasts, with valuable fur.
[1655–65]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sea otter - large marine otter of northern Pacific coasts having very thick dark brown fursea otter - large marine otter of northern Pacific coasts having very thick dark brown fur
mustelid, musteline, musteline mammal - fissiped fur-bearing carnivorous mammals
Enhydra, genus Enhydra - sea otters
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