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- n. A "bachelor seal"; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
- n. Collective or regular plural form of holluschick.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A young male fur seal, esp. one from three to six years old; -- called also bachelor, because prevented from breeding by the older full-grown males.
From Russian холостяки́ ("bachelors"), plural of холостя́к ("bachelor"). (Wiktionary)