common fishery

noun

Definition of common fishery

1 : a fishery (see fishery sense 4) enjoyed by the public — compare common of piscary
2 : a right to fish in another's waters with the owner or with others

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“Common fishery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/common%20fishery. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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