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Meaning of "aquiculture" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AQUICULTURE

aquiculture  [ˈeɪkwɪˌkʌltʃə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AQUICULTURE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Aquiculture is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AQUICULTURE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Aquaculture

Aquaculture Aquaculture installations in southern Chile Global harvest of aquatic organisms in million tonnes, 1950–2010, as reported by the FAO Aquaculture, also known as aquafarming, is the farming of aquatic organisms such as fish, crustaceans, molluscs and aquatic plants. Aquaculture involves cultivating freshwater and saltwater populations under controlled conditions, and can be contrasted with commercial fishing, which is the harvesting of wild fish. Broadly speaking, finfish and shellfish fisheries can be conceptualized as akin to hunting and gathering while aquaculture is akin to agriculture. Mariculture refers to aquaculture practiced in marine environments and in underwater habitats. According to the FAO, aquaculture "is understood to mean the farming of aquatic organisms including fish, molluscs, crustaceans and aquatic plants. Farming implies some form of intervention in the rearing process to enhance production, such as regular stocking, feeding, protection from predators, etc. Farming also implies individual or corporate ownership of the stock being cultivated.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AQUICULTURE


agriculture
ˈæɡrɪˌkʌltʃə
apiculture
ˈeɪpɪˌkʌltʃə
aquaculture
ˈækwəˌkʌltʃə
arboriculture
ˈɑːbərɪˌkʌltʃə
aviculture
ˈeɪvɪˌkʌltʃə
counterculture
ˈkaʊntəˌkʌltʃə
floriculture
ˈflɔːrɪˌkʌltʃə
horticulture
ˈhɔːtɪˌkʌltʃə
mariculture
ˈmærɪˌkʌltʃə
monoculture
ˈmɒnəʊˌkʌltʃə
permaculture
ˈpɜːməˌkʌltʃə
pisciculture
ˈpɪsɪˌkʌltʃə
polyculture
ˈpɒlɪˌkʌltʃə
sericulture
ˈsɛrɪˌkʌltʃə
silviculture
ˈsɪlvɪˌkʌltʃə
subculture
ˈsʌbˌkʌltʃə
sylviculture
ˈsɪlvɪˌkʌltʃə
vermiculture
ˈvɜːmɪˌkʌltʃə
viniculture
ˈvɪnɪˌkʌltʃə
viticulture
ˈvɪtɪˌkʌltʃə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AQUICULTURE

aqueous humour
aqueously
aquicultural
aquiculturist
aquifer
aquiferous
aquifoliaceous
Aquila
Aquila degli Abruzzi
Aquilae
aquilegia
Aquileia
aquiline
aquilinity
aquilon
Aquinas
Aquino
Aquitaine
Aquitania
aquiver

WORDS THAT END LIKE AQUICULTURE

adventure
bearded vulture
black vulture
blame culture
cell culture
club culture
coculture
corporate culture
culture
culture vulture
gun culture
long-hours culture
organizational culture
ostreiculture
popular culture
pure culture
sepulture
tissue culture
turkey vulture
vulture
youth culture

Synonyms and antonyms of aquiculture in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «aquiculture» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AQUICULTURE

Find out the translation of aquiculture to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of aquiculture from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «aquiculture» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

水产养殖
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

acuicultura
570 millions of speakers

English

aquiculture
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

aquiculture
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الزراعة المائية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

аквакультура
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aqüicultura
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

aquiculture
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aquaculture
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Akuakultur
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Aquakultur
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

養殖
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

aquiculture
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Aquiculture
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thủy sản
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

aquiculture
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मत्स्यपालन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

madensel sularda bitki yetiştirme yöntemi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

acquicoltura
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

aquiculture
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

аквакультура
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

aquiculture
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

υδατοκαλλιεργειών
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aquiculture
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

aquiculture
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

aquiculture
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of aquiculture

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AQUICULTURE»

The term «aquiculture» is normally little used and occupies the 119.475 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AQUICULTURE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «aquiculture» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «aquiculture» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about aquiculture

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AQUICULTURE»

Discover the use of aquiculture in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to aquiculture and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Real Environmental Crisis: Why Poverty, Not Affluence, ...
AQUICULTURE Although over 75 percent of the fish consumed by people still comes from natural marine environments, the portion coming from fish farming, or aquiculture,17 is increasing rapidly. Aquiculture is in fact the fastest growing ...
Jack M. Hollander, 2003
2
Environment, Energy and Sustainable Development
aquiculture. wastewater. by. TiO2/diatomite. nanophotocatalyst. Xianbing Ji & Yinxia Chen Environmental Management College of China, Qinhuangdao, Hebei Province, China ABSTRACT: TiO2/diatomite nanophotocatalyst was prepared ...
Wen-Pei Sung, Jimmy C.M. Kao, Ran Chen, 2013
3
Integrated renewable resource management for U.S. insular areas.
A large number of tropical and temperate species have potential for aquiculture in the U. S.- affiliated Pacific islands. A Pacific islands mari- culture conference ( 69) was convened some years ago to advise in the development of aqua- culture  ...
Office of Technology Assessment, Congress, 1987
4
Computer and Computing Technologies in Agriculture III: ...
Intelligent Controlling System of Aquiculture Environment Deshen Zhao1,* and Xuemei Hu2 1 Department of Electric Engineering, Henan Polytechnic Institute, Nanyang, Henan Province, P.R. China 473009, 2 Department of Electrical and ...
Daoliang Li, Chunjiang Zhao, 2010
5
enhancing agriculture in africa
Aquacuhre' Aquiculture refers to practices by which fish and other aquatic organisms are cultivated, much like any other agricultural product, rather than caught from rivers, lakes, or oceans. Land, water, and climate combinations in many ...
6
Disappearing Foods: Studies in Foods and Dishes at Risk : ...
Continuing research seems to exonerate the deleterious effects of salmon aquiculture upon other species of commercially harvested fish, crustaceans, and shellfish in the Bay of Fundy. This is in keeping with other studies in the U.S. and other ...
Harlan Walker, 1995
7
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The development and use of less common types of plant enclosures face many of the same constraints listed be low for aquiculture. For example, most agricultural experts are not familiar with integrated plant/fish enclosures or greenhouses, ...
8
Environmental Law in Colombia
In addition, the amount of freshwater and saltwater areas allows the development of aquiculture (fish farming) activities throughout the country. Nowadays, Colombia cultivates marine prawns, tilapia, tambaqui (known in Colombia as cachama) ...
Daniel Rincón Rubiano, 2011
9
The investment in natural resource science and technology: a ...
AQUICULTURE ' Aquatic farming or aquiculture is not a new idea. Roman oyster farms in the first century B. C. used methods similar to those used today. It is strange that private interest in commercial aquiculture has developed only recently ...
United States. Dept. of the Interior, United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, 1967
10
China Green Development Index Report 2011
... mode to guide pond aquiculture to water-saving and healthy breeding direction , industrial aquiculture to the mode of water recycling, inshore marine aquiculture to the mode of multistoried aquiculture and large lake and reservoir aquiculture ...
Xiaoxi Li, Jiancheng Pan, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AQUICULTURE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term aquiculture is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Shellfish Commission hosts Clam Clinic
... including Southport, but we are currently working very hard with the Department of Agriculture and the Bureau of Aquiculture to get Southport ... «Minuteman News Center, Jul 15»
2
Bengo - Fisheries Minister Reiterates Support to Private Investment …
... the support to the private sector in the implementation of the aquiculture project for the development of the fish catch and production activities. «AllAfrica.com, Jun 15»
3
Group declares partial victory over elodea
Before application at Beck Lake, the Cook Inlet Aquiculture Association used floating nets to block the outlet into Bishop Creek to prevent ... «Kenai Peninsula Online, Jun 15»
4
Madison FFA planting seeds of interest
The kids were splashed in the face by rainbow trout in the aquiculture lab, where they saw tilapia, trout and bluegills and learned how the high ... «Rexburg Standard Journal, May 15»
5
Wisconsin ethanol plant will install Fluid Quip system
... great growth in the market for the product,” he said, adding that there have been good results in the poultry, aquiculture and pet food markets. «Ethanol Producer Magazine, May 15»
6
Small Fish Make it Big in Dull Market Conditions
All these factors naturally weigh in when we fix the sale price,” said Dandu Narasimha Raju, an aquiculture businessman from East Godavari ... «The New Indian Express, May 15»
7
Across China: One man on a motorbike protects 50000 birds
Local forestry official He Xudong told us how, in the 1970s and 1980s, agriculture and aquiculture changed the characteristics of the lake; ... «Anhui News, Mar 15»
8
1890's Land-Grant Universities: Providing Access and Enhancing …
worked on aquiculture, and Fort Valley State University (Ga.) became known for goat research. This provided significant economic benefits for ... «NIFA, Mar 15»
9
Workshop on Shrimp Farming
KUFOS has been permitted by the Coastal Aquiculture Authority(CAA), Chennai to legally start vennamei shrimp farming in Kerala. The training ... «The New Indian Express, Mar 15»
10
Kufos gets GFIA Invite
Kufos will present the technologies developed by the University in aquiculture and allied areas. It will also present the latest research outputs in ... «The New Indian Express, Mar 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Aquiculture [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/aquiculture>. Dec 2022 ».
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