brown shark

noun

Definition of brown shark

1 : a small brown cat shark (Apristurus brunneus) of the Pacific coast of North America
2 : a common grayish or brownish shark (Carcharhinus milberti) widely distributed in the Atlantic ocean

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“Brown shark.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brown%20shark. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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