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2 entries found for otter.
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Main Entry: otĚter
Pronunciation: primarystressät-schwar
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural otter or otters
1 : any of several water-dwelling mammals that are related to the weasels and minks, have webbed feet with claws and dark brown fur, and feed on other animals (as fish, clams, and crabs) that live in or near the water -- compare SEA OTTER
2 : the fur or pelt of an otter
[otter illustration]

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