leopard shark

  1. a small inshore shark, Triakis semifasciata, having distinctive black markings across the back, inhabiting Pacific coastal waters from Oregon through California.

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How to use leopard shark in a sentence

  • Out from all the ruction in the water, there came, swimming slowly toward us, a great leopard shark.

    Dick in the Everglades | A. W. Dimock
  • The leopard shark made a fast pass at the barracuda, then turned and snapped at a black tip.

    The Wailing Octopus | Harold Leland Goodwin