hair seal definition

  • noun:
    • any one of different seals regarding the family members Phocidae, having a stiff, hairlike coat in adult and ears visible only as little indentations.
    • An earless seal; a true seal.
    • anybody of a few species of eared seals which do not produce fur; a-sea lion.
    • any one of a number of seals lacking external ear flaps and having a stiff hairlike layer with hind limbs paid down to cycling flippers

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