fishing
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fishing(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (occupation or sport)
a. la pesca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
For these islanders, the most important industry is fishing.Pare estos isleños, la industria más importante es la pesca.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (related to fishing)
a. pesquero
The fishing quotas for cod have been increased.Las cuotas pesqueras para el bacalao se han aumentado.
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fishing
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la pesca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to go fishingir de pesca or a pescar
fishing boatbarco pesquero
fishing groundscaladeros mpl
fishing linesedal m
fishing netred de pesca
fishing portpuerto pesquero
fishing rodcaña de pescar
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fishing [ˈfɪʃɪŋ]
noun
pesca (f)
to go on a fishing expedition ir de pesca
modifier
fishing boat (n) barco (m) pesquero or de pesca
fishing fleet (n) flota (f) pesquera
fishing grounds (n) caladeros (m); pesquerías (f)
fishing industry (n) industria (f) pesquera
fishing licence (n) licencia (f) de pesca
fishing line (n) sedal (m)
fishing net (n) red (f) de pesca
fishing port (n) puerto (m) pesquero
fishing rod (n) caña (f) de pescar
fishing tackle (n) equipo (m) de pesca
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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