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Definition of sea dog

Sea dog
Sea dog Sea" dog` 1. (Zo["o]l.) The dogfish. (b) The common seal. 2. An old sailor; a salt. [Colloq.]
sea dog
Seal Seal (s[=e]l), n. [OE. sele, AS. seolh; akin to OHG. selah, Dan. s[ae]l, Sw. sj["a]l, Icel. selr.] (Zo["o]l.) Any aquatic carnivorous mammal of the families Phocid[ae] and Otariid[ae]. Note: Seals inhabit seacoasts, and are found principally in the higher latitudes of both hemispheres. There are numerous species, bearing such popular names as sea lion, sea leopard, sea bear, or ursine seal, fur seal, and sea elephant. The bearded seal (Erignathus barbatus), the hooded seal (Cystophora crustata), and the ringed seal (Phoca f[oe]tida), are northern species. See also Eared seal, Harp seal, and Fur seal, under Eared, Harp, Monk, and Fur. Seals are much hunted for their skins and fur, and also for their oil, which in some species is very abundant. Harbor seal (Zo["o]l.), the common seal (Phoca vitulina). It inhabits both the North Atlantic and the North Pacific Ocean, and often ascends rivers; -- called also marbled seal, native seal, river seal, bay seal, land seal, sea calf, sea cat, sea dog, dotard, ranger, selchie, tangfish.

Meaning of sea dog from wikipedia

- Sea Dog Brewing Company is a brewery in Bangor, Maine, USA. Sea Dog was founded by Pete Camplin, Sr. in 1993. Initially, the company comprised a 240-seat...
- sea dog may refer to: a slang term for a sailor a slang term for a dog at sea a slang term for pinnipeds (seals), as in: a member of the Portland Sea...
- The Pyrenean Mountain Dog, known as the Great Pyrenees in North America, is a large breed of dog used as a livestock guardian dog. It should not be confused...
- The Sea Dog Table is one of the treasures of Hardwick Hall like the Eglantine Table. It is a very elaborately carved table of around 1600. It has acquired...
- what allow'd that a South Sea dog was next to an English Lamb." The Xoloitzcuintli, or Xolo for short, is a hairless breed of dog, found in toy, miniature...
- The dog (Canis familiaris when considered a distinct species or Canis lupus familiaris when considered a subspecies of the wolf) is a domesticated carnivoran...
- USS Sea Dog (SS-401/AGSS-401) was a Balao-cl**** submarine in the United States Navy. She was the first ship to be named for the dogfish, a small shark...
- include mastiffs, bloodhounds and foxhounds. A creature referred to as the sea-dog is also used, and resembles the Talbot with scales, webbed paws, a fin...
- Slugger the Sea Dog has been the Sea Dogs' mascot since his debut on May 6, 1994. "Place" represents finish in the Northern Division. Sea Dogs Time Line...
- Dogger may refer to: Dogger Bank, a large shallow area in the North Sea between Britain and Denmark Dogger Bank incident, the Russian attack on British...
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