genus Ginglymostoma

noun
nurse sharks
Syn: ↑Ginglymostoma
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Orectolobidae, ↑family Orectolobidae
Member Meronyms: ↑nurse shark, ↑Ginglymostoma cirratum

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  • nurse shark — noun small bottom dwelling shark of warm shallow waters on both coasts of North America and South America and from southeast Asia to Australia • Syn: ↑Ginglymostoma cirratum • Hypernyms: ↑shark • Member Holonyms: ↑Ginglymostoma, ↑genus… …   Useful english dictionary

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