hooded seal

noun

Definition of hooded seal

: a large seal (Cystophora cristata) of the north Atlantic distinguished by a large inflatable sac upon the forepart of the head of the male

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“Hooded seal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hooded%20seal. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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