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Alternative clues for the word mako

Deadly shark

Shark variety

Certain shark

Powerful shark

Speedy fish

Dangerous shark

Warm-blooded shark

Cousin of a hammerhead

Shark on some menus

Kind of shark

Ocean menace

Powerful mackerel shark of the Atlantic and Pacific

Tasty shark

Bonito shark

Type of shark

Word definitions for mako in dictionaries

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
mako \mako\ n. (Zool.) Same as mako shark .

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. mako shark

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
"large blue shark," listed as 1727 in OED, from "The History of Japan," English translation of Engelbert Kaempfer's German manuscript; however this is claimed by some to be an error, and some say Kaempfer's word represents Japanese makkô(-kujira) "sperm...

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. powerful mackerel shark of the Atlantic and Pacific [syn: mako shark ]

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Makó (, , Makowe, , ) is a town in Csongrád County , in southeastern Hungary , from the Romanian border. It lies on the Maros River . Makó is home to 23 272 people and it has an area of , of which is arable land. Makó is the 4th largest town in Csongrád...

Usage examples of mako.

He had calmly urged the hostaged athletes to be ready for an escape, but Mako had been skeptical.

The slim Oriental, Mako Samata, looked wan but otherwise peaceful within himself.

Thomas towered over the wiry Oriental, but Mako projected the impression that he was the much taller man.

Bolan noticed that Thomas kept a respectable distance between himself and Mako, even as he lectured the man.

He had taken no more than half a dozen steps when the front door of the cabin swung open and Mako stepped out with a bored expression on his face.

Bolan could not be sure that Mako had understood him, had caught the movement of the eyes that assigned the guy with the Uzi to him.

Even as he was still grabbing at the shotgun he saw Mako leap across the van at the terrorist with the Uzi.

C-17 while they wait for replacement parts, then for Mako to complete the repairs.

We were pleased to hear that several Marlin swordfish and two mako had already been taken at Cape Brett.

One boatman told me he had caught twenty-four Marlin, three mako shark, and one thresher shark, moss of which had been foul hooked, during the season of 1925.

One of the boatmen on another boat called to us that his angler had fought a mako for two hours, and had lost it.

When we came upon the two anglers they had brought up a two-hundred-pound mako and at the moment were quite busily engaged.

The boatman was beating the mako over the head with a hammer, and another man was stabbing at the fish with what looked like a narrow spade.

This mako, the first I ever saw, and then did not have a good look at it, appeared to be a wild game fish.

When I struck I waited breathlessly to see the mako leap, but he did not.