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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of Histiophoridæ, including certain sailfishes, sometimes specified as spear-fishes and billfishes. The type is the Mediterranean T. belone; another species is T. albidus. See cut under spear-fish, 2.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a genus of Istiophoridae


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