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mariculture

[mar-i-kuhl-cher] /ˈmær ɪˌkʌl tʃər/
noun
1.
marine aquaculture.
Also called ocean farming.
Origin of mariculture
1900-1905
1900-05; < Latin mari-, combining form of mare sea + culture, on the model of agriculture
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British Dictionary definitions for mariculture

mariculture

/ˈmærɪˌkʌltʃə/
noun
1.
the cultivation of marine plants and animals in their natural environment
Word Origin
C20: from Latin mari-, mare sea + culture
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