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1. walrus

noun. ['ˈwɔlrəs'] either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber.

Synonyms

  • Pacific walrus
  • Odobenus divergens
  • sea horse
  • seahorse
  • genus Odobenus
  • Atlantic walrus
  • pinniped
  • Odobenus
  • pinniped mammal
  • pinnatiped

Etymology

  • hvalros (Danish)

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Example sentences of the word walrus


1. Noun, singular or mass
Manatees resemble a walrus in some ways but are relatives of the elephant.

Quotes containing the word walrus


1. She handed him a glass of water and two Aleve gelcaps. “They’re anti-inflammatories. They will dull the pain a little bit and keep down swelling and redness. Swallow the pills, don’t chew.”“Well, I thought I’d stick them into my nose and impersonate a walrus, but if you insist, I’ll swallow them.
- Ilona Andrews, On the Edge

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