Definition of Xiphius

1. n. A genus of cetaceans having a long, pointed, bony beak, usually two tusklike teeth in the lower jaw, but no teeth in the upper jaw.



2. n. A genus of cetaceans having a long, pointed, bony beak, usually two tusklike teeth in the lower jaw, but no teeth in the upper jaw.

Medical Definition of Xiphius

1. A genus of cetaceans having a long, pointed, bony beak, usually two tusklike teeth in the lower jaw, but no teeth in the upper jaw. Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Xifos a sword. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Xiphius

xiphidiocercaria
xiphidium
xiphihumeralis
xiphihumeralises
xiphioid
xiphioids
xiphiplastra
xiphiplastron
xiphiplastrons
xiphisterna
xiphisternal
xiphisternal crunching sound
xiphisternal joint
xiphisternum
xiphium iris
xiphius (current term)
xipho-
xiphocostal
xiphodon
xiphodynia
xiphoi
xiphoid
xiphoid cartilage
xiphoid process
xiphoid processes
xiphoidalgia
xiphoidian
xiphoiditis
xiphoids
xiphonite

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