Raja laevis


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Noun1.Raja laevis - one of the largest skates (to 5 feet)Raja laevis - one of the largest skates (to 5 feet); an active skate easy to hook
skate - large edible rays having a long snout and thick tail with pectoral fins continuous with the head; swim by undulating the edges of the pectoral fins
genus Raja, Raja - type genus of the family Rajidae
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Among the unintended victims of trawling have been skates, especially the spectacularly large barndoor skate, Raja laevis, in the Atlantic off North America.