from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See polar bear.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A white, semi-aquatic marine species of bear, Ursus maritimus, that is native and best adapted to the Arctic mix of land, ice and sea.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the polar bear. See under Polar.
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