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aq·ua·cul·ture

aquaculture

 
pronunciation:
ae kw kuhl chr [or] a kw kuhl chr
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part of speech: noun
definition: the farming of plants and animals that live in water.
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The word aquaculture contains the following parts:
aqu, aqua Latin root that means water
synonyms:
hydr, hydro
 
-ure Latin noun-forming suffix that means act or process of
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The suffix -ure attaches to Latin verb roots and English verbs.