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CARCHARODON CARCHARIAS

 Dictionary entry overview: What does Carcharodon carcharias mean? 

CARCHARODON CARCHARIAS (noun)
  The noun CARCHARODON CARCHARIAS has 1 sense:

1. large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas; known to attack humans

  Familiarity information: CARCHARODON CARCHARIAS used as a noun is very rare.


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CARCHARODON CARCHARIAS (noun)


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Meaning:

Large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas; known to attack humans

Classified under:

Nouns denoting animals

Synonyms:

Carcharodon carcharias; great white shark; man-eating shark; white shark; man-eater

Hypernyms ("Carcharodon carcharias" is a kind of...):

mackerel shark (fierce pelagic and oceanic sharks)

Holonyms ("Carcharodon carcharias" is a member of...):

Carcharodon; genus Carcharodon (man-eating sharks)


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