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aquaculture

noun aqua·cul·ture \ˈä-kwə-ˌkəl-chər, ˈa-\

Definition of AQUACULTURE

:  the cultivation of aquatic organisms (as fish or shellfish) especially for food
aqua·cul·tur·al \ˌä-kwə-ˈkəl-ch(ə-)rəl, ˌa-\ adjective
aquaculture transitive verb
aqua·cul·tur·ist \-ch(ə-)rist\ noun

Variants of AQUACULTURE

aqua·cul·ture also aqui·cul·ture \ˈä-kwə-ˌkəl-chər, ˈa-\

Origin of AQUACULTURE

Latin aqua + English -culture (as in agriculture)
First Known Use: 1864

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