fish farm

noun

Definition of fish farm

: a commercial facility for raising aquatic animals for human food

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Other Words from fish farm

fish-farm \ ˈfish-​ˌfärm How to pronounce fish-farm (audio) \ transitive verb

Examples of fish farm in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Only one offshore fish farm has been proposed in the Gulf to date. al, "Floating, offshore fish farms could come to Gulf of Mexico despite controversy," 29 Sep. 2020 Only one offshore fish farm has been proposed in the Gulf to date. Tristan Baurick, NOLA.com, "Floating fish farms in Gulf of Mexico could get green light with Congressional bill," 28 Sep. 2020 Only one offshore fish farm has been proposed in the Gulf to date. al, "Floating, offshore fish farms could come to Gulf of Mexico despite controversy," 29 Sep. 2020 Only one offshore fish farm has been proposed in the Gulf to date. Tristan Baurick, NOLA.com, "Floating fish farms in Gulf of Mexico could get green light with Congressional bill," 28 Sep. 2020 Only one offshore fish farm has been proposed in the Gulf to date. al, "Floating, offshore fish farms could come to Gulf of Mexico despite controversy," 29 Sep. 2020 Only one offshore fish farm has been proposed in the Gulf to date. Tristan Baurick, NOLA.com, "Floating fish farms in Gulf of Mexico could get green light with Congressional bill," 28 Sep. 2020 The first project to bear fruit from that change came early last year, when Google commenced construction on a large solar array suspended over a fish farm, which will use RECs to offset the power from the company’s data centers in Taiwan. Tim Mcdonnell, Quartz, "Apple is leading the charge to overhaul Taiwan’s renewable energy market," 31 Aug. 2020 Velella Epsilon – the first fish farm in federal waters off the contiguous United States – would operate in the Gulf of Mexico, about 40 miles from Florida’s coast. Patrik Jonsson, The Christian Science Monitor, "Deep-water fish farming in the Gulf of Mexico: Who benefits?," 31 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of fish farm

1865, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fish farm was in 1865

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27 Oct 2020

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“Fish farm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fish%20farm. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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fish farm

noun

English Language Learners Definition of fish farm

: a place where fish are raised for food

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