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seal2

seal2

 
pronunciation:
sil
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of a number of flesh-eating mammals that live in and around the ocean and have flippers instead of legs.
 
definition 2: the hide or fur of such a mammal.
definition 3: leather made from such hide or fur.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: sealed, sealing, seals
definition: to hunt or capture seals for sport, food, or profit.
derivation: seal-like (adj.)
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  mammal, water