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walrusnoun [C]

uk   /ˈwɔːl.rəs/  us   /ˈwɑːl.rəs/ (plural walruses or walrus)
a ​mammal that ​lives in the ​sea and on ​beaches in the ​Arctic. It is ​similar to a seal but ​larger, with two tusks and ​longhairsgrowing near ​itsmouth.
(Definition of walrus from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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walrusnoun [C]

 us   /ˈwɔl·rəs/
a ​seamammal, ​similar to a ​seal (= a ​large, fish-eating ​animal) but ​larger and with two very ​longteeth that ​stick out from the ​mouth
(Definition of walrus from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “walrus”
in Korean 바다 코끼리…
in Arabic حِصان البَحر…
in Malaysian anjing laut…
in French morse…
in Russian морж…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海象…
in Italian tricheco…
in Turkish deniz aygırı…
in Polish mors…
in Spanish morsa…
in Vietnamese hải mã…
in Portuguese morsa…
in Thai สัตว์ทะเลพวกเดียวกับสิงโตทะเลและแมวน้ำ…
in German das Walroß…
in Catalan morsa…
in Japanese セイウチ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海象…
in Indonesian walrus…
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