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
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flagGermany
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Gender

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

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