Walrus sentence example

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  • Delphinopterus leucus, the sea-lion (Otaria Stelleri), and walrus abound off the coasts.
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  • The walrus is now seldom seen, although in prehistoric times it was common.
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  • He alone was aware of the existence of the new throne of walrus ivory embellished with three silver life-size lions, and of the new regalia, both of which treasures he had, by the king's command, concealed in a vault beneath the royal castle.
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  • The walrus is now found mainly far N.; the sea otter, once fairly common throughout the Aleutian district, is now rarely found even on the remoter islands; the fur seal, whose habitat is the Pribilof Islands in Bering Sea, ha .s been considerably reduced in numbers by pelagic hunting.
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  • Walrus tusks and walrus hides, which in the days of the old Norse settlements were the chief articles of export, are now of little importance.
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  • But somewhat later they have probably met with the Eskimo farther north on the west coast in the neighbourhood of Disco Bay, where the Norsemen went to catch seals, walrus, &c. The Norse colonists penetrated on these fishing expeditions at least to 73° N., where a small runic stone from the 14th century has been found.
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  • The props on Comer 's desk include period pipes, maps, and a walrus tusk.
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  • Walrus is a classic wire frame that comes in either Pewter or Satin Gold.
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  • Archaeologists, for example, have discovered cave drawings depicting members of Inuit tribes using walrus skins to throw each other into the air.
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  • The Eskimo lifted his weighted boat with sheer-legs made of two paddles; he also had a tackle without sheaves, formed by reaving a greased thong through slits cut in the hide of a walrus.
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  • I am the eggman, they are the eggmen, I am the walrus, goo goo goo g'joob, goo goo g'joob.
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  • Dice were made of antler for the most part, although examples of bone, walrus ivory and jet are also known.
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  • On the way he encounters many perils which he must overcome including ghouls, a giant walrus and a saber tooth tiger.
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  • During the inter-war years most knew a plump personage with a walrus mustache.
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  • Even given this proviso, there remains a strong possibility that the walrus may be a geomorphic agent of considerable effect.
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  • The props on Comer's desk include period pipes, maps, and a walrus tusk.
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  • Personal observations of polar bears stalking and attacking young walrus are noted.
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  • A trained male walrus was rewarded to distinguish between triangular and circular shapes on a flat and a heterogenous substrate.
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  • I think he was a big, fat daddy walrus.
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  • In addition to walrus the marine sanctuary is home to sea lions, seals and migrating gray whales.
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  • But somewhat later they have probably met with the Eskimo farther north on the west coast in the neighbourhood of Disco Bay, where the Norsemen went to catch seals, walrus, &c. The Norse colonists penetrated on these fishing expeditions at least to 73° N., where a small runic stone from the 14th century has been found.
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  • This year, Wallace Walrus, Plato Platypus and Crocket Crocodile are sure to make a splash with shoppers.
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  • In the Macarthy roller gin, the lint, drawn by a roller covered with leather (preferably walrus hide), is drawn between a metal plate called the " doctor " (fixed tangentially to the roller and very close to it) and a blade called the " beater " or knife, which rapidly moves up and down immediately behind, and parallel to, the fixed plate.
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  • A huge walrus had just blundered through the sand castle party, wrecking hours of industry by the children.
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  • The walrus, hunted for its ivory tusks, and the sea otter, rarest and most valuable of Alaskan fur animals, are near extermination; the blue fox is now bred for its pelt on the Aleutians and the southern continental coast; the skins of the black and silver fox are extremely rare, and in general the whole fur industry is discouragingly decadent.
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