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2 definitions found
 for Eared seal
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Eared \Eared\, a.
     1. Having (such or so many) ears; -- used in composition; as,
        long-eared-eared; sharp-eared; full-eared; ten-eared.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Zo["o]l.) Having external ears; having tufts of feathers
        resembling ears.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     Eared owl (Zo["o]l.), an owl having earlike tufts of
        feathers, as the long-eared owl, and short-eared owl.
        
  
     Eared seal (Zo["o]l.), any seal of the family
        Otariid[ae], including the fur seals and hair seals. See
        Seal.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  eared seal
      n 1: pinniped mammal having external ear flaps and hind limbs
           used for locomotion on land; valued for its soft underfur

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