• synonyms

fish culture

  1. the artificial propagation and breeding of fish.
Show More

Origin of fish culture

First recorded in 1860–65
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for fish culture

Historical Examples of fish culture

  • Fish-culture, on the other hand, hatches 95 per cent of the eggs and raises 75 per cent of the fry to the age of yearlings.

    The Salmon Fishery of Penobscot Bay and River in 1895-96

    Hugh M. Smith