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sea lionnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsiː ˌlaɪ.ən/  us   /ˈsiː ˌlaɪ.ən/
a ​large seal (= ​seaanimal), ​foundmainly in the ​Pacific, that has ​largeears and can ​move on ​land
(Definition of sea lion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sea lionnoun [C]

 /ˈsi ˌlɪ·ən/
a ​largeseal that has ​ears
(Definition of sea lion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sea lion”
in Arabic أسد البَحر…
in Korean 바다 사자…
in Portuguese leão-marinho…
in Catalan lleó marí…
in Japanese アシカ, トド…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海狮…
in Turkish deniz aslanı…
in Russian морской лев…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海獅…
in Italian leone marino, otaria…
in Polish lew morski…
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