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    • Either of two effective mackerel sharks of this…
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mako shark definition

  • noun:
    • Either of two effective mackerel sharks of this genus Isurus, having a large heavy body, a sharp nostrils and a nearly symmetrical tail, present southern oceans.
    • a strong and fierce mackerel shark of Atlantic and Pacific, of the family members Lamidae.
    • effective mackerel shark regarding the Atlantic and Pacific
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