aquiculture

[ak-wi-kuhl-cher]

noun


Nearby words

  1. aqueous humour,
  2. aqueous phase,
  3. aqueously,
  4. aqui-,
  5. aquiclude,
  6. aquidneck island,
  7. aquifer,
  8. aquila,
  9. aquilegia,
  10. aquileia

Origin of aquiculture

First recorded in 1865–70; aqui- + (agri)culture

Related formsaq·ui·cul·tur·al, adjectiveaq·ui·cul·tur·ist, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for aquiculture

aquiculture

noun

another name for hydroponics
a variant of aquaculture
Derived Formsaquicultural, adjectiveaquiculturist, noun

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