Carcharodon

noun
Car·​char·​o·​don | \ kärˈkarəˌdän \

Definition of Carcharodon

: a genus of sharks (family Lamnidae) comprising the great white shark and a number of extinct related forms having carcharodont teeth

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History and Etymology for Carcharodon

New Latin, from Greek karcharodōn

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“Carcharodon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Carcharodon. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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