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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. small harmless hammerhead shark (Sphyrna tiburio) of the southern United States and West Indies, having a spade-shaped head; abundant in bays and estuaries.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A species of hammerhead, Sphyrna tiburo, abundant on the Atlantic coast of the United States. The head is kidney-shaped, rather than hammer-shaped as in the true hammerhead (S. zyg√¶na).

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

  • n. small harmless hammerhead having a spade-shaped head; abundant in bays and estuaries


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