double cropping
having two populations in an aquaculture pond, cropped simultaneously or alternately, one of the crops not necessarily being fish

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • double cropping — noun The practice of sequentially raising and harvesting a second (or third, or even fourth, and sometimes more) crops (usually vegetables) in the same field in a single growing season, especially in warmer climates such as Californias Imperial… …   Wiktionary

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  • double-crop — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ verb Etymology: double (IV) + crop, v. intransitive verb : to grow two or more crops on the same land in the same season or at the same time the land is so fertile that most ranchers double crop Time …   Useful english dictionary

  • double-crop — verb Date: 1918 intransitive verb to grow two or more crops on the same land in the same season or at the same time transitive verb to grow (a crop) by double cropping < double crop soybeans with wheat > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • double-crop — /dub euhl krop /, v., double cropped, double cropping. v.i. 1. to raise two consecutive crops on the same land within a single growing season. v.t. 2. to raise two crops per year on (an area of land). * * * …   Universalium

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  • Multiple cropping — In agriculture, multiple cropping is the practice of growing two or more crops in the same space during a single growing season. [1] It is a form of polyculture. It can take the form of double cropping, in which a second crop is planted after the …   Wikipedia

  • china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …   Universalium

  • China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …   Universalium

  • Crop rotation — Fallow redirects here. For other uses, see Fallow (disambiguation). Satellite image of circular crop fields in late June 2001. Healthy, growing crops are green. Corn would be growing into leafy stalks by then. Sorghum, which resembles corn, grows …   Wikipedia

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