1. [syn: Alaska fur seal, Callorhinus ursinus]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Fur \Fur\, a.
Of or pertaining to furs; bearing or made of fur; as, a fur
cap; the fur trade.
Fur seal (Zool.) one of several species of seals of the
genera Callorhinus and Arclocephalus, inhabiting the
North Pacific and the Antarctic oceans. They have a coat
of fine and soft fur which is highly prized. The northern
fur seal (Callorhinus ursinus) breeds in vast numbers on
the Prybilov Islands, off the coast of Alaska; -- called
also sea bear.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: of Pacific coast from Alaska southward to California [syn:
Alaska fur seal, Callorhinus ursinus]