fishkill

or fish kill

[ fish-kil ]
/ ˈfɪʃˌkɪl /
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noun

the sudden destruction of large quantities of fish, as by pollution.

Nearby words

  1. fishing pole,
  2. fishing rod,
  3. fishing smack,
  4. fishing tackle,
  5. fishing worm,
  6. fishline,
  7. fishmeal,
  8. fishmonger,
  9. fishnet,
  10. fishplate

Origin of fishkill

First recorded in 1960–65; fish + kill1

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