leopard seal


noun

a yellowish-gray, spotted seal, Hydrurga leptonyx, of the Antarctic.

Nearby words

  1. leopard frog,
  2. leopard lily,
  3. leopard lizard,
  4. leopard moth,
  5. leopard retina,
  6. leopard shark,
  7. leopard's-bane,
  8. leopardess,
  9. leopardi,
  10. leopardi, giacomo

Origin of leopard seal

First recorded in 1890–95

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