Meaning of FISHERY in English

FISHERY

(fisheries)

1.

Fisheries are areas of the sea where fish are caught in large quantities for commercial purposes.

...the fisheries off Newfoundland.

N-COUNT: usu pl

2.

A ~ is a place where fish are bred and reared.

N-COUNT

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