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, n. (Zo["o]l.)
Any small shark of the genus Galeus
, of which
there are several species, as the smooth houndfish (Galeus canis
), of Europe and America; -- called also houndshark
Note: The European nursehound, or small-spotted dogfish, is
; the rough houndfish, or
large-spotted dogfish, is Scyllium catulus
. The name
has also sometimes been applied to the bluefish
), and to the silver gar.