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  • n. Either of two powerful mackerel sharks of the genus Isurus, having a large heavy body, a sharp nose and a nearly symmetrical tail, found in southern oceans.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A powerful and fierce mackerel shark of the Atlantic and Pacific, of the family Lamidae.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. powerful mackerel shark of the Atlantic and Pacific

Etymologies

From Maori mako ("shark"). (Wiktionary)

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