fur seal

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الإنجليزية - التركية
(Hayvan Bilim, Zooloji) kürklü fok
kürklü fok balığı
alaska fur seal
alaska kürk damgası
southern fur seal
الإنجليزية - الإنجليزية
A marine mammal of either of the genera Arctocephalus or Callorhinus of the eared seal family Otariidae. They differ from the true seals by having small, visible ears and the ability to walk on land
Any of several eared seals of the genera Callorhinus or Arctocephalus, having thick, soft underfur that is valued commercially for use in making garments. Any of nine species of eared seals valued for their fur, especially the chestnut-coloured underfur. Fur seals live in groups and feed on fish and other animals. They were driven nearly to extinction by fur hunters, and most species are now protected by law. The northern fur seal (Callorhinus ursinus) is a migratory inhabitant of northern seas. The male is deep brown, has a grayish mane, grows to about 10 ft (3 m) long, and weighs about 650 lb (300 kg). The dark gray female is much smaller. The eight species of southern fur seals (genus Arctocephalus) occur in the Southern Hemisphere and on Guadalupe Island, Mex. They are brown or black and average 4-6 ft (1.2-1.8 m) long
eared seal of the southern hemisphere; the thick soft underfur is the source of sealskin fur seal of the northern Pacific
alaska fur seal
of Pacific coast from Alaska southward to California
fur seals
fur seals
guadalupe fur seal
of Pacific coast of California and southward
fur seal

    التركية النطق

    fır sil


    /ˈfər ˈsēl/ /ˈfɜr ˈsiːl/

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    [ 'f&r ] (verb.) 14th century. Middle English furren, from Middle French fourrer, from Old French forrer, from fuerre sheath, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German fuotar sheath; akin to Greek pOma lid, cover, Sanskrit pAti he protects.

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