Definition of volador
1 : any of various flying fishes (as Cypselurus californicus of California and Exocoetus mesogaster and C. bahaiensis of the West Indies)
2 : a widely distributed flying gurnard (Dactylopterus volitans) of the Atlantic ocean
3 : any of various sailfishes (as Istiophorus volador of Florida and I. americanus of the Gulf Stream)
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Origin and Etymology of volador
Spanish, flying fish, literally, flyer, from Late Latin volator, from Latin volatus (past participle of volare to fly) + -or
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