flipperling

noun

flip·​per·​ling
-(r)liŋ
plural -s
: a small animal with flippers (as a baby seal)

Word History

Etymology

flipper entry 1 + -ling

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“Flipperling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flipperling. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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