sand shark


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Noun1.Sand shark - shallow-water shark with sharp jagged teeth found on both sides of Atlanticsand shark - shallow-water shark with sharp jagged teeth found on both sides of Atlantic; sometimes dangerous to swimmers
shark - any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
Carcharias, genus Carcharias, genus Odontaspis, Odontaspis - type and sole genus of Carchariidae: sand sharks
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Welsh angler Chris Read with a main target species, a Sand Shark
Kearney then sped to victory at the Annual Sand Shark meet in Beaufort as well as finishing second at the NAIA National Championships at Cedar Rapids in Iowa.
| Gareth Gardiner, Micky Quayle, Andy Rutherford with a sand shark Quayle took on their trip to South Africa
A man and a lifeguard rescued a sand shark that was washed up at the New Jersey Shore with bare hands, and received praises for rushing for help without thinking twice about the risk of attack from the shark. 
Since 2002, USCB has tripled its academic degree programs, doubled its FTE enrollment, opened its first on-campus housing (now serving more than 600), joined the NAIA Sun Conference, and fielded conference and national award-winning Sand Shark athletes in nine sports.
Sand is lifted by a conveyor system and dumped onto screens; clean sand is expelled from the contraption, called a Sand Shark, while rust-colored tar balls, broken shells and other trash collect in a bin.
Oviphagous embryos of the sand shark, Carcharias taurus.
Surf-fishing from Sarasota's Gulf shores nets all kind of species--snook, snapper, mackerel, sheepshead and even the occasional sand shark, to name just a few--all year long.
Then there was the time Blondie ran down to the beach near our house, discovered a small, dead sand shark and proudly trotted home with it drooping from both sides of her mouth.
MSgt Kelli Croft from the 436th Aerial Port Squadron (APS) caught the most interesting fish, a sand shark. SSgt Mike Passero, 436th APS, caught the biggest fish of the day, a 23-inch flounder.
His video showed the shark seize a container of bait and attack a sand shark tied to the side of the boat as it circled menacingly.