from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See hooded seal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a medium-sized blackish-gray seal (Cystophora cristata) with a large inflatable sac on the head; of Arctic-Atlantic waters.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name of the hooded seal, Cystophora cristata.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. medium-sized blackish-grey seal with large inflatable sac on the head; of Arctic and northern Atlantic waters


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