from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun Any of several large seals of the family Otariidae, having a blunter muzzle and a thinner coat than the fur seals, especially the California sea lion (Zalophus californianus).
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun One of several large eared seals, or otaries.
- noun In heraldry, a bearing representing a creature having a head like that of a lion, but sometimes without the mane, two paws with long claws, and fish-like body. Also called
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- (Zoöl.) Any one of several large species of seals of the family
Otariidænative of the Pacific Ocean, especially the southern sea lion ( Otaria jubata) of the South American coast; the northern sea lion ( Eumetopias Stelleri) found from California to Japan; and the black, or California, sea lion ( Zalophus Californianus), which is common on the rocks near San Francisco.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A marine
mammalof any of several generain the family Otariidae.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun any of several large eared seals of the northern Pacific related to fur seals but lacking their valuable coat
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sea + lion
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