[ bil-fish ]
/ ˈbɪlˌfɪʃ /
noun, plural (especially collectively) bill·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) bill·fish·es.
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The saury, or billfish—scomberesox sauris—is found in all parts of the North Atlantic.Motor Matt's Race|Stanley R. Matthews
British Dictionary definitions for billfish
/ (ˈbɪlˌfɪʃ) /
noun plural -fish or -fishes
US any of various fishes having elongated jaws, esp any fish of the family Istiophoridae, such as the spearfish and marlin
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