Prionace

noun

Pri·​o·​na·​ce
ˌprīəˈnā(ˌ)sē
: a genus of sharks (family Carcharhinidae) that contains the cosmopolitan blue shark

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from prion- + -ace

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“Prionace.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Prionace. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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