from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A large voracious shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) of tropical and warm temperate waters, having a grayish-brown body with dark stripes and spots that are especially prominent in juveniles.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A large and voracious shark, Galeocerdo maculatus or Stegostoma tigrinum, more or less marked with yellow, of the warmer parts of the Atlantic and Pacific; the zebra-shark.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A large
shark, Galeocerdo cuvier, common in the mid- Pacific, that hunts alone and has dark stripes across its back.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun large dangerous warm-water shark with striped or spotted body
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