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fishing

noun [U] uk   /ˈfɪʃ.ɪŋ/ us  
A2 the sport or job of catching fish: My dad loves to go fishing. a fishing rod (US pole) salmon/trout fishing fishing tackle (= equipment used for catching fish) Fishing is still their main source of income.FishingCommercial fishingCommercial fishingFishing
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