angel shark

noun
  1. any shark of the genus Squatina, found in warm and temperate shore waters, having a depressed, flat body and large, winglike pectoral fins.
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British Dictionary definitions for angel shark

angel shark

angelfish

noun
  1. any of several sharks constituting the family Squatinidae, such as Squatina squatina, that have very large flattened pectoral fins and occur in the Atlantic and Pacific OceansAlso called: monkfish
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