sea otters
Syn: ↑genus Enhydra
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Mustelidae, ↑family Mustelidae
Member Meronyms: ↑sea otter, ↑Enhydra lutris

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\\enˈhīdrə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, irregular from Greek enydris otter, from enydros living in water, from en in + hydōr water — more at in, water
: a genus of carnivorous mammals (family Mustelidae) that contains only the sea otter

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  • Enhydra — Loutre de mer Loutre de mer …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • enhydra — en·hy·dra …   English syllables

  • ENHYDRA FLUCTUANS LOUR. - ЭНГИДРА ПЛАВАЮЩАЯ — см. 951. Многолетнее растение. Кустарник. E. fluctuans Lour. Э. плавающая Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 511. Ochse (1931b) 130. Burkill (1935) 924. Wealth of India 3 (1952) 173. S у n. E. heloncha DC.; Caesulia axillaris Ridl. М е с т н. н а з в. Хинди… …   Справочник растений

  • Enhydra lutris — Loutre de mer Loutre de mer …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Enhydra lutris —   Nutria marina …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Enhydra lutris — Otter Ot ter ([o^]t t[ e]r), n. [OE. oter, AS. otor; akin to D. & G. otter, Icel. otr, Dan. odder, Sw. utter, Lith. udra, Russ, vuidra, Gr. y dra water serpent, hydra, Skr. udra otter, and also to E. water. [root]137, 215. See {Water}, and cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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