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sting·ray

 (stĭng′rā′)
n.
Any of various rays chiefly of the family Dasyatidae, having a whiplike tail armed with one or more venomous spines used for defense. Also called stingaree.
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stingray

(ˈstɪŋˌreɪ)
n
(Animals) any ray of the family Dasyatidae, having a whiplike tail bearing a serrated venomous spine capable of inflicting painful weals on man
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sting•ray

(ˈstɪŋˌreɪ)

n.
any ray of the family Dasyatidae, having a flexible tail armed with a bony, usu. poisonous spine.
[1605–15]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stingray - large venomous ray with large barbed spines near the base of a thin whiplike tail capable of inflicting severe woundsstingray - large venomous ray with large barbed spines near the base of a thin whiplike tail capable of inflicting severe wounds
ray - cartilaginous fishes having horizontally flattened bodies and enlarged winglike pectoral fins with gills on the underside; most swim by moving the pectoral fins
Dasyatis centroura, roughtail stingray - one of the largest stingrays; found from Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras
butterfly ray - a stingray with a short tail and a broad fin
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Translations

stingray

[ˈstɪŋreɪ] Npastinaca f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

stingray

[ˈstɪŋreɪ] nraie f
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stingray

Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

stingray

[ˈstɪŋreɪ] n (fish) → pastinaca
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

stingray

n raya (pez)
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* Camp Ocean (ages 2-11) - ocean-inspired area with 400+ arts & crafts, games and educational activities; three age groups: Penguins (2-5), Sting Rays (6-8) and Sharks (9-11).
Julius' team showed that the shark's responses may be very different from the way the same organ reacts in skates, the flat, winged, evolutionary cousins of sharks, as well as sting rays, and this may help explain why sharks appear to use electric fields strictly to locate prey while skates use them to find food, friends, and mates.
Other spots to visit are Nalusan Island for sting rays, Agus Bay for giant crustaceans, and Marigondon Cave for coral reefs.
Sting rays and small sharks swim above the heads of curious visitors.
For those who think feeding apex predators is dangerous, look no further than tropical tourism, where visitors safely swim with sharks, sting rays and moray eels.
The aquarium is home to 140 species of aquatic animals and your guests will get a guided tour, complete with sharks and sting rays as well as a glass-bottom boat ride.
THE temperature varied between 26 and 37 degrees during the 34th World Shore Angling Championships held at Langebaan on the Western Cape in South Africa where sand sharks, sting rays, eagle rays, blue rays, gurnard and catfish were among the target fish for the 20 nations taking part.
But despite spending his days off swimming in seas packed with sting rays, turtles and tropical fish, Matthew says he is committed to returning to his old job with Dyfed-Powys Police in west Wales.
Gulam Hussain Fish Meal Plant###Mullet, sting rays, elongated sole###300-500###National###Traditional sun dry
There were also tunnel-shaped tanks, a rain forest, interactive exhibits, and a 'touch pool' where visitors could interact closely with sting rays and small sharks.
The one-day tour, which includes breakfast and lunch, sets sail in the morning to the mangroves where guests get to see amazing wildlife, from pink flamingos to tortoises, turtles, and sting rays. Those who want to get up close and personal can opt to kayak through the mangroves, scuba diving and marvel at the wildlife of the Indian Ocean, before returning at sunset.
The Little Mermaid, the first story told, stood out for Sebastian-the-crab's charisma, its neon-coloured costumes and the host of dancing sea creatures filling the stage from corner-to-corner during Under the Sea, from sea horses and sting rays to dolphins and jelly fish.