Definition of humantin in English:

humantin

noun

rare
  • A small, spiny-skinned shark with a distinctive angled body shape, Oxynotus centrina (family Oxynotidae), found in the Mediterranean and eastern Atlantic.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in The Naval Chronicle. From French humantin, of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation

humantin

/hjʊˈmantɪn/