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A large marine otter (Enhydra lutris) of northern Pacific coastal waters, formerly hunted for its soft, dark brown fur.
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(Animals) a large marine otter, Enhydra lutris, of N Pacific coasts, formerly hunted for its thick dark brown fur
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a marine otter, Enhydra lutris, of N Pacific coasts, with valuable fur.
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|Noun||1.||sea otter - large marine otter of northern Pacific coasts having very thick dark brown fur|
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