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leopard seal

noun
1.
a yellowish-gray, spotted seal, Hydrurga leptonyx, of the Antarctic.
Origin of leopard seal
1890-1895
1890-95
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  • The leopard seal will prey on the other seal species when given a chance.
  • Unlike the giant squid or the leopard seal, it lacks an aura of mystery and menace.

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