Triakidae

plural noun Tri·ak·i·dae \trīˈakəˌdē\

Definition of Triakidae

in some classifications

  1. :  a family of elasmobranch fishes comprising the common smooth dogfishes

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Origin and Etymology of triakidae

New Latin, from Triakis, type genus (from Greek triakis three times) + -idae; from the three-pointed teeth


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