harbor seal


noun

a small, spotted seal, Phoca vitulina, of the Atlantic coasts of North America and Europe and the Pacific coast of northern North America.

Nearby words

  1. harbinger,
  2. harbinger-of-spring,
  3. harbona,
  4. harbor,
  5. harbor master,
  6. harborage,
  7. harbormaster,
  8. harborside,
  9. harbour,
  10. harbour master

Origin of harbor seal

First recorded in 1760–70

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