Lamnidae

plural noun
Lam·​ni·​dae | \ -nəˌdē \

Definition of Lamnidae

: a family comprising the mackerel sharks and including the porbeagle and great white shark

Other Words from Lamnidae

lamnoid \ -​ˌnȯid \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Lamnidae

New Latin, from Lamna, type genus + -idae

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“Lamnidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lamnidae. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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