variants or xiphi- or xipho-
1
: swordlike : sword-shaped
xiphophyllous
xiphiplastron
2
: xiphoid and
xiphocostal

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek, from xiphos

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“Xiph-.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/xiph-. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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