manta ray

noun

Definition of manta ray

  1. :  devil ray; especially :  a ray (Manta birostris) that averages 22 feet (6.7 meters) in width with a weight reaching 3000 pounds (1361 kilograms)

Examples of manta ray in a Sentence

  1. the manta ray blended in beautifully with the sandy ocean floor

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First Known Use of manta ray

1951


MANTA RAY Defined for Kids

manta ray

noun man·ta ray \ˈman-tə-\

Definition of manta ray for Students

  1. :  a very large ray of warm seas that has fins that resemble wings



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