fish curing
drying, salting, smoking and pickling of fish to extend their edibility

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fish pound — 1) a net or fence set in streams or along the coast to direct fish into a holding container for easy removal. Also called trap net or setnet 2) a wooden container in which cod are placed for curing in Newfoundland …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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