fish culture
the artificial breeding and raising of fishes

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Fish culture — Fish Fish, n.; pl. {Fishes} (f[i^]sh [e^]z), or collectively, {Fish}. [OE. fisch, fisc, fis, AS. fisc; akin to D. visch, OS. & OHG. fisk, G. fisch, Icel. fiskr, Sw. & Dan. fisk, Goth. fisks, L. piscis, Ir. iasg. Cf. {Piscatorial}. In some cases,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fish culture — noun : the propagation of fishes called also pisciculture * * * the artificial propagation and breeding of fish. [1860 65] * * * fish culture, the artificial breeding of fish; pisciculture …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish culture — the artificial propagation and breeding of fish. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • pond-fish culture — tvenkinių akvakultūra statusas Aprobuotas sritis žuvininkystė ir žvejyba apibrėžtis Vandens organizmų veisimas, auginimas ir gaudymas akvakultūros tvenkiniuose. atitikmenys: angl. aquaculture in ponds; pond fish culture rus. прудовое рыбоводство… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • paddy-cum-fish culture — the combined culture of rice in flooded fields or paddies with fish during the flooded stage. Canals, pools and trenches can be constructed around the fields to maintain fish during dry seasons …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • composite fish culture — aquaculture of two or more fish species that are compatible but have different feeding habits …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • commercial fish culture — aquaculture carried out for profit and/or socio economic benefits …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • corral fish culture — a pen made of a frame of bamboo, sticks, twigs or similar materials stuck in the bottom of a shallow lake with netting strung on these materials …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Fish — Fish, n.; pl. {Fishes} (f[i^]sh [e^]z), or collectively, {Fish}. [OE. fisch, fisc, fis, AS. fisc; akin to D. visch, OS. & OHG. fisk, G. fisch, Icel. fiskr, Sw. & Dan. fisk, Goth. fisks, L. piscis, Ir. iasg. Cf. {Piscatorial}. In some cases, such… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fish — Fish, n.; pl. {Fishes} (f[i^]sh [e^]z), or collectively, {Fish}. [OE. fisch, fisc, fis, AS. fisc; akin to D. visch, OS. & OHG. fisk, G. fisch, Icel. fiskr, Sw. & Dan. fisk, Goth. fisks, L. piscis, Ir. iasg. Cf. {Piscatorial}. In some cases, such… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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