Prionace

noun Pri·o·na·ce \ˌprīəˈnā(ˌ)sē\

Definition of Prionace

  1. :  a genus of sharks (family Carcharhinidae) that contains the cosmopolitan blue shark

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Origin and Etymology of prionace

New Latin, from prion- + -ace


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