[ pis-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]
/ ˈpɪs kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i /
of or relating to fishermen or fishing: a piscatory treaty.
devoted to or dependent upon fishing: a piscatory people; piscatory birds.
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Also pis·ca·to·ri·al [pis-kuh-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-] /ˌpɪs kəˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-/.
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British Dictionary definitions for piscatorial
piscatory (ˈpɪskətərɪ, -trɪ)
/ (ˌpɪskəˈtɔːrɪəl) /
of or relating to fish, fishing, or fishermen
devoted to fishing
Derived forms of piscatorialpiscatorially, adverb
Word Origin for piscatorial
C19: from Latin piscātōrius, from piscātor fisherman
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