Xiphioid Definition

adjective

(zoology) Resembling or related to the genus Xiphias (swordfish).

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(zoology) Resembling or related to the family Xiphiidae (a group of fish).

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noun

(zoology) Any member of the genus Xiphias or family Xiphiidae.

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Other Word Forms of Xiphioid

Noun

Singular:
xiphioid
Plural:
xiphioids

Origin of Xiphioid

  • From ξιϕία (xiphia), from ξίϕος (xiphos, “sword”) +‎ -oid

    From Wiktionary

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