Definition of aquaculture noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

aquaculture

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈækwəkʌltʃə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈækwəkʌltʃər//
 
[uncountable]
 
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the growing of plants in water for food Word Origin mid 19th cent.: from Latin aqua ‘water’ + culture, on the pattern of words such as agriculture.
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