What does swordfish use their sword for?

hunting
attracting female
buoyancy
electrical detection
Sword­fish charge at high speeds through forage fish schools, slashing with their swords to kill or stun prey (con­trary to the popular belief, they do not "s­pear"). They then turn and return to consume their catch.

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hunting
attracting female
buoyancy
electrical detection
answers
flagthe United Arab Emirates
73%
0%
5%
21%
19
flagItaly
66%
11%
2%
19%
36
flagNorway
62%
3%
22%
11%
27
flagFrance
60%
4%
16%
20%
25
flagthe United Kingdom
58%
13%
11%
15%
302
flagGermany
58%
11%
13%
16%
145
flagSpain
58%
12%
16%
12%
24
flagPoland
57%
13%
13%
14%
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flagDenmark
57%
10%
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19
flagthe Netherlands
54%
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11%
44
flagthe United States
51%
24%
9%
13%
365
flagIndia
50%
23%
10%
17%
100
flagUkraine
50%
8%
16%
20%
24
flagCzech Republic
50%
11%
16%
16%
18
flagUnknown
38%
20%
21%
18%
356
flagAustralia
38%
19%
14%
23%
21
flagCanada
35%
29%
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flagthe Philippines
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flagLithuania
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flagRepublic of Ireland
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36

Gender

men48%
women50%
hunting
48%
50%
attracting female
16%
15%
buoyancy
16%
17%
electrical detection
18%
16%

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