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Any of various large sharks of the family Lamnidae, including the great white shark, mako, and porbeagle, having a pointed snout with large teeth and a crescent-shaped tail.
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(Animals) another name for porbeagle
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any of several fierce sharks of the family Lamnidae, including the great white shark and the mako.
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|Noun||1.||mackerel shark - fierce pelagic and oceanic sharks |
shark - any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
Carcharodon carcharias, great white shark, man-eating shark, white shark, man-eater - large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas; known to attack humans
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