• WordNet 3.6
    • n Galeorhinus a genus of Carcharhinidae
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n galeorhinus A genus of small sharks, typical of the family Galeorhinidæ: the topes and oil-sharks. G. galeus or Galeus canis is the tope, and G. zyopterus is the oil-shark of California. Also called Galeus (which see).
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