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smoothhound

[smooth-hound]
noun
  1. a smooth dogfish, especially Mustelus mustelus, inhabiting waters along the coast of Europe.
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Origin of smoothhound

First recorded in 1595–1605; smooth + hound1
Also called smoothhound shark.
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