mackerel shark

noun

Definition of mackerel shark

  1. :  any of a family (Lamnidae) of large sharks of tropical to cool temperate oceans that have a pointed snout and relatively few, large teeth and include the great white shark and mako sharks; especially :  porbeagle

1819

First Known Use of mackerel shark

1819


Medical Dictionary

mackerel shark

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noun mack·er·el shark \ˈmak-(ə-)rəl-\

Medical Definition of mackerel shark

  1. :  any of a family (Lamnidae) of large aggressive pelagic sharks that include the great white shark


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