Billfish - definition, pronunciation

Amer.   American pronunciation of the word billfish
Brit.   British pronunciation of the word billfish

noun

- primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needlelike teeth (syn: gar, garfish, garpike)
- giant warm-water game fish having a prolonged and rounded toothless upper jaw
- slender long-beaked fish of temperate Atlantic waters (syn: saury)
- elongate European surface-dwelling predacious fishes with long toothed jaws; abundant in coastal waters (syn: gar, needlefish)
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