piscatology


piscatology
study of fishes

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • piscatology — [pis΄kə täl′ə jē] n. [< L piscatus, pp. of piscari, to fish (< piscis,FISH) + LOGY] Rare the art or science of fishing …   English World dictionary

  • piscatology — the science of fishing; erroneously ichthyology …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • piscatology — /pis keuh tol euh jee/, n. Now Rare. the art or science of fishing. [1865 70; PISCAT(OR) or PISCAT(ORY) + O + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • piscatology — n. science of fishing, science of catching fish …   English contemporary dictionary

  • piscatology — The science of fishing …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • piscatology —   n. art or science of fishing.    ♦ piscator, n. angler.    ♦ piscatorial piscatory, a. pertaining to fishing …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • piscatology — /pis keuh tol euh jee/, n. Now Rare. the art or science of fishing. [1865 70; PISCAT(OR) or PISCAT(ORY) + O + LOGY] …   Useful english dictionary

  • piscatorial — [pis΄kə tôr′ē əl] adj. 〚L piscatorius < piscator, fisherman < piscatus: see PISCATOLOGY〛 of fishes, fishermen, or fishing: also piscatory piscatorially adv. * * * pis·ca·to·ri·al (pĭs kə tôrʹē əl, tōrʹ ) …   Universalium

  • Olmütz — • Archdiocese in Moravia Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Olmutz     Olmütz     † Catholic …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • hunt — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. chase, drag; pursuit, search. v. t. chase, stalk, follow, trace, pursue, run, trail, hound. v. i. shoot, poach, trap, snare, hawk, ferret. See inquiry. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The pursuit of game] Syn …   English dictionary for students


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