Definitions for xiphias gladius
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word xiphias gladius
swordfish, Xiphias gladius(noun)
large toothless marine food fish with a long swordlike upper jaw; not completely cold-blooded i.e. they are able to warm their brains and eyes: worldwide in warm waters but feed on cold ocean floor coming to surface at night
Find a translation for the xiphias gladius definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these xiphias gladius definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"xiphias gladius." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 9 Oct. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/xiphias gladius>.