piscatorial

piscatory (ˈpɪskətərɪ, -trɪ)

/ (ˌpɪskəˈtɔːrɪəl) /

adjective

of or relating to fish, fishing, or fishermen
devoted to fishing

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Derived forms of piscatorial

piscatorially, adverb

Word Origin for piscatorial

C19: from Latin piscātōrius, from piscātor fisherman

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