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manta ray

noun

Definition of MANTA RAY

:  any of several extremely large rays (genera Manta and Mobula) that are widely distributed in warm seas and have enlarged pectoral fins resembling wings
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Examples of MANTA RAY

  1. <the manta ray blended in beautifully with the sandy ocean floor>

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First Known Use of MANTA RAY

1951

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MANTA RAY Defined for Kids

manta ray

noun man·ta ray \ˈman-tə-\

Definition of MANTA RAY for Kids

:  a very large ray of warm seas that has fins that resemble wings

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