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  1. wobbegongnoun

    Any of eight species of bottom-dwelling carpet sharks in the Orectolobidae family, distinguished by their small vegetation-like flaps of skin around their mouth.

    Etymology: From an Australian aboriginal language.

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  1. Wobbegong

    Wobbegong is the common name given to the 12 species of carpet sharks in the family Orectolobidae. They are found in shallow temperate and tropical waters of the western Pacific Ocean and eastern Indian Ocean, chiefly around Australia and Indonesia, although one species occurs as far north as Japan. The word wobbegong is believed to come from an Australian Aboriginal language, meaning "shaggy beard", referring to the growths around the mouth of the shark of the western Pacific.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wobbegong in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wobbegong in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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