pis·​ca·​to·​ri·​al | \ ˌpi-skə-ˈtȯr-ē-əl How to pronounce piscatorial (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web The pools of the Nueces hold a diversity of piscatorial predators, including a half-dozen or so species of sunfish. Shannon Tompkins, Houston Chronicle, "Finding treasures on the upper Nueces," 21 Oct. 2017 But his piscatorial prey are more fish of the present, not future. Bill Monroe, OregonLive.com, "More halibut sportfishing due for Oregon Coast anglers," 26 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of piscatorial

circa 1635, in the meaning defined above

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“Piscatorial.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/piscatorial?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=p&file=piscat01. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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