nurse shark

Definitions of nurse shark

n small bottom-dwelling shark of warm shallow waters on both coasts of North America and South America and from southeast Asia to Australia

Ginglymostoma cirratum
Type of:
any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.