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swordfish

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈsɔːdfɪʃ/ ( plural swordfish)
a large fish with a long, pointed part at the front of its head, that can be eaten as foodSea fishFish and seafood
Translations of “swordfish”
in Chinese (Traditional) 劍魚…
in Russian меч-рыба…
in Turkish kılıç balığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剑鱼…
in Polish miecznik…
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