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1    any pinniped mammal of the families Otariidae (see eared seal) and Phocidae (see earless seal) that are aquatic but come on shore to breed  
   Related adjs       otarid       phocine  
2    any earless seal (family Phocidae), esp. the common or harbour seal or the grey seal (Halichoerus grypus)  
3    sealskin  
4    intr   to hunt for seals  
     (Old English seolh; related to Old Norse selr, Old High German selah, Old Irish selige tortoise)  
  seal-like      adj  
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