Ginglymostoma

noun
Gin·​gly·​mos·​to·​ma

Definition of Ginglymostoma

: a genus of galeoid sharks of shallow tropical seas in which more than one series of teeth are functional at a time

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Other Words from Ginglymostoma

ginglymostomoid \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗stəˌmȯid \ adjective

History and Etymology for Ginglymostoma

New Latin, from ginglymo- (from ginglymus) + -stoma

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“Ginglymostoma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ginglymostoma. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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