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fishway

noun
  1. US and Canadian another name for fish ladder
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Historical Examples

  • It is provided with a fishway, and some fish are known to surmount the dam by this means.

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

    Hugh M. Smith