Definition of mako shark
: either of two relatively slender mackerel sharks (Isurus paucus and I. oxyrinchus) that are dark blue above and white below with long pointed snouts and that are notable sport fish —called also mako — see shark illustration
Origin and Etymology of mako shark
Maori mako mako shark
First Known Use: 1848See Words from the same year
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