Isurus

noun
Isu·​rus | \ īˈsu̇rəs \

Definition of Isurus

: a genus of large voracious sharks that is sometimes made the type of a separate family but usually included in Lamnidae — see mackerel shark

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History and Etymology for Isurus

New Latin, from is- + -urus

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“Isurus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Isurus. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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