Enhydra

noun
En·​hy·​dra | \ enˈhīdrə \

Definition of Enhydra

: a genus of carnivorous mammals (family Mustelidae) that contains only the sea otter

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History and Etymology for Enhydra

New Latin, irregular from Greek enydris otter, from enydros living in water, from en in + hydōr water

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“Enhydra.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Enhydra. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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