the horny egg case of certain rays and sharks.
a tough horny envelope containing fertilized eggs, produced by the female of certain sharks and skates Also called mermaid’s purse
noun, Oceanography. 1. a strong nearshore current resulting from the seaward flow of water, especially through a channel in a bar.
noun acronym (in Britain) 1. Stock Exchange Automated Quotation: a computerized system that collects and displays the prices and transactions in securities
noun 1. an agitation of the sea caused by a submarine eruption or earthquake. noun 1. (obsolete) an agitation and disturbance of the sea caused by an earthquake at the sea bed. It is now usually described as an earthquake seaquake (sē’kwāk’) An earthquake originating under the ocean floor. Seaquakes are caused by shifting of […]
verb (used with object) 1. to burn or char the surface of: She seared the steak to seal in the juices. 2. to mark with a branding iron. 3. to burn or scorch injuriously or painfully: He seared his hand on a hot steam pipe. 4. to make callous or unfeeling; harden: The hardship of […]