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Xiphias, genus Xiphias(noun)
type genus of the Xiphiidae
Origin: From xiphias.
a genus of fishes comprising the common swordfish
the constellation Dorado
a comet shaped like a sword
Origin: [L., a swordfish, a sword-shaped comet, fr. Gr. xifi`as, fr. xi`fos a sword.]
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