Xiphioid
Xiphioid Xiph"i*oid, a. [Xiphius + -oid.] (Zo["o]l.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a cetacean of the genus {Xiphius} or family {Xiphiid[ae]}. [1913 Webster]

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  • xiphioid — adjective a) resembling or related to the genus Xiphias. b) resembling or related to the family Xiphiidae (a group of fish) …   Wiktionary

  • xiphioid — xiph·i·oid …   English syllables

  • xiphioid — ˈzifēˌȯid adjective Etymology: New Latin Xiphias + English oid : resembling or related to the genus Xiphias …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ziphioid — Ziph i*oid, n. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Xiphioid}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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