river otter


noun

a North American otter, Lutra canadensis, with brown and silver fur, native to streams and lakes in the U.S. and Canada.

Nearby words

  1. river carpsucker,
  2. river edge,
  3. river forest,
  4. river grove,
  5. river horse,
  6. river red gum,
  7. river rouge,
  8. rivera,
  9. rivera, diego,
  10. rivera, fructuoso

Origin of river otter

First recorded in 1830–40

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