from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The white or polar bear, Ursus or Thalassarctos maritimus. See cut under bear.
  • noun The fur-seal Callorhinus ursinus, of the North Pacific, which affords the sealskin of commerce. (See fur-seal.)
  • noun See seiche.


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