Pronunciation: (ot'ur),[key] —n., —pl.-ters,(esp. collectively)-ter. 1. any of several aquatic, furbearing, weasellike mammals of the genus Lutra and related genera, having webbed feet and a long, slightly flattened tail.
2. the fur of an otter.
Pronunciation: (ot'ur),[key] —n. (in the Volsunga Saga) a son of Hreidmar, who assumed the form of an otter when fishing, and who was killed by Loki while in that form.