Definition of Billfishes
1. billfish [n] - See also: billfish
Lexicographical Neighbors of Billfishes
Literary usage of Billfishes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Directory of Federal Laboratory and Technology Resources: A Guide to (1993)
"... lobster, shrimp, tunas and billfishes. Research on endangered Hawaiian monk seals and threatened green sea turtles also is conducted to promote recovery ..."
2. Waste-land Wanderings. by Charles Conrad Abbott (1887)
"The billfishes have one habit, quite frequently indulged in, which I am not aware is common to any other species occurring in our waters—that of turning ..."
3. Trade and Environment: Processes and Production Methods by OECD Staff (1994)
"The third North Pacific driftnet fishery was conducted by Japan and Taiwan targeting various tuna species and billfishes with large-mesh driftnets ..."