Squalus

noun Squa·lus \ˈskwāləs\

Definition of Squalus

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Squalidae) of sharks originally comprising all the known sharks but now restricted to various typical dogfishes

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Origin and Etymology of squalus

New Latin, from Latin, a sea fish — more at whale


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