noun Echi·no·rhi·nus \-ˈrīnəs\

Definition of Echinorhinus

  1. :  a genus of sharks (family Squalidae) comprising the bramble sharks and sometimes being made type of a separate family Echinorhinidae

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Origin and Etymology of echinorhinus

New Latin, from echin- + Greek rhinos skin; akin to Old English wrītan to write — more at write

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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