Ziphioid

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ziphioid (Zoöl) See Xiphioid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • ziphioid Resembling or related to a cetacean of the genus Ziphius.
    • n ziphioid Any member of the Ziphiidæ or Ziphiinæ. Also written xiphioid.
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Usage

In literature:

The stomach of the Ziphioids is extraordinarily complicated even for a Cetacean.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
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