from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Either of two mackerel sharks of the genus Isurus, characterized by a large heavy body and a nearly symmetrical tail.
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- n. mako shark
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as mako shark.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The tiger-shark (which see). The teeth of the make are used for ornaments by the Maoris.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. powerful mackerel shark of the Atlantic and Pacific
Maori.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)