gata

noun
ga·​ta | \ ˈgätə\
plural -s

Definition of gata

: a shark (Ginglymostoma cirratum) of the warmer parts of the Atlantic ocean

called also nurse shark

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History and Etymology for gata

American Spanish, from Spanish, female cat, from Late Latin catta cat

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