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
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flagItaly
68%
3%
3%
24%
29
flagGermany
63%
9%
13%
14%
114
flagthe United Arab Emirates
63%
0%
9%
27%
11
flagDenmark
61%
11%
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22%
18
flagSpain
59%
13%
13%
13%
22
flagNorway
59%
4%
22%
13%
22
flagFrance
59%
4%
13%
22%
22
flagPoland
56%
13%
13%
15%
10122
flagthe United Kingdom
55%
16%
13%
14%
212
flagIndia
51%
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10%
17%
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flagthe United States
50%
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10%
14%
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flagUU
50%
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16%
11%
18
flagthe Netherlands
47%
26%
8%
14%
34
flagAustralia
47%
23%
11%
17%
17
flagCzech Republic
46%
13%
13%
20%
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flagCanada
36%
27%
9%
27%
22
flagthe Philippines
35%
35%
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5%
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flagLithuania
30%
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7%
13
flagRepublic of Ireland
26%
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34%
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flagUkraine
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Gender

men51%
women51%
hunting
51%
51%
attracting female
13%
16%
buoyancy
15%
16%
electrical detection
19%
16%

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