any of various requiem sharks, especially of the genus Carcharhinus.
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How to use ground shark in a sentence
Their great dread was the ground shark, which lay motionless at the bottom of the sea, and gave no indication of his presence.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont | Louis de Rougemont
It was a ground-shark, of which there are numbers on that coast.The Bushman | Edward Wilson Landor
There are several kinds of sharks, but the most dangerous are the great white shark and the ground shark.Peter Simple | Frederick Marryat
Their greatest danger is from the ground shark, which lies in wait at the bottom.In the Eastern Seas | W.H.G. Kingston