Definitions for xiphias

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  1. Xiphias, genus Xiphias(noun)

    type genus of the Xiphiidae

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. xiphias(Noun)

    A swordfish.

  2. Origin: From xiphias.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Xiphias(noun)

    a genus of fishes comprising the common swordfish

  2. Xiphias(noun)

    the constellation Dorado

  3. Xiphias(noun)

    a comet shaped like a sword

  4. Origin: [L., a swordfish, a sword-shaped comet, fr. Gr. xifi`as, fr. xi`fos a sword.]


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