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Sea otter

sea otter

(Science: zoology) An aquatic carnivore (Enhydris lutris, or marina) found in the North Pacific ocean. Its fur is highly valued, especially by the Chinese. It is allied to the common otter, but is larger, with feet more decidedly webbed.

(Science: botany) sea-otter's cabbage, a gigantic kelp of the Pacific ocean (nereocystis Lutkeana). See Nereocystis.


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... penguin 34 22.4 Adult goat 32 14 Rabbit 32 15.6 Harbor seal 31 29.3 Sea otter 31 21.3 Human adult 30 14.4 Alligator 28 6.7 Horse 26 16 Human fetus 20 8.4 Pseudemys ...

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... run. It probably was an animal like this that first entered the sea. You can see something like this in an otter, which runs a bit like w weasel, and swims with an up and down flexing. A bigger tail ...

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