Definition of cow shark in English:

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cow shark


A dull grey or brown shark that lives mainly in deep water, especially in the North Atlantic and Mediterranean.
  • Hexanchus griseus, family Hexanchidae.
Example sentences
  • Gido tossed a fresh piece of cow shark on the bait line about thirty feet off the stern of the boat.
  • Members of this family are commonly referred to as cow sharks and are among the most primitive sharks.
  • In the end we saw 5 different cow shark including a very large female of about 2,8 meters.

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