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Definition of Otters
OtterOtter Ot"ter, n.
A corruption of Annotto. OtterOtter Ot"ter, 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. Hydra.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) Any carnivorous animal of the genus Lutra,
and related genera. Several species are described. They
have large, flattish heads, short ears, and webbed toes.
They are aquatic, and feed on fish. Their fur is soft and
valuable. The common otter of Europe is Lutra vulgaris;
the American otter is L. Canadensis; other species
inhabit South America and Asia.
2. (Zo["o]l.) The larva of the ghost moth. It is very
injurious to hop vines.
Otter hound, Otter dog (Zo["o]l.), a small breed of
hounds, used in England for hunting otters.
Otter sheep. See Ancon sheep, under Ancon.
Otter shell (Zo["o]l.), very large bivalve mollusk
(Schizoth[ae]rus Nuttallii) found on the northwest coast
of America. It is excellent food, and is extensively used
by the Indians.
Sea otter. (Zo["o]l.) See in the Vocabulary.
Meaning of Otters from wikipedia
are bevy, family, lodge, romp (being descriptive
of their often playful
nature) or, when in water, raft. The **** of otters
- The sea otter
(Enhydra lutris) is a marine mammal native
to the coasts
of the northern
and eastern North Pacific
sea otters typically
- North American river otters
, like most predators, prey upon the most readily accessible
species. Fish is a favored
, but they also consume...
- to be identified
from birth. Giant otters
use these marks
one another, and upon meeting other otters
, they engage
in a behavior known
- circuit. The "Otters
" name refers
to the North American otter
(Lontra canadensis), a semiaquatic mammal common
to Lake Erie. The Erie Otters
- their establishment
in 1995, the Otters
have pla**** at historic Bosse
Field, which originally opened
in 1915. The Otters
are the oldest current
- otherwise never
air service. Twin Otters
are also a staple
transportation. Four Twin Otters
are emplo**** by the British Antarctic
- ISBN 978-0-85112-235-9 "Shetland Otters
". Shetland Otters
2010-03-15. "Vincent Wildlife
Trust, Ireland: Otter
in fights between
the two otter
have been reports
of wild otters
the Bishan otters
, being injured
- The Huntsville Otters
are a Canadian Junior
team from Huntsville, Ontario. Starting
from the 2016-17 season
of the Provincial...
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