• WordNet 3.6
    • n Arctocephalus fur seals
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n arctocephalus A genus of eared seals, of the family Otariidæ, suborder Pinnipedia. The name is used in various senses by different authors; it formerly included the northern as well as the southern fur-seals, but is now properly restricted to the latter. The species are commonly known as seabears.
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