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English definition of “over-fishing”


noun [U]     /ˌəʊvəˈfɪʃɪŋ/
the problem of catching so many fish in a part of the sea that there are not many fish left there: low fish stocks caused by over-fishingCommercial fishingFishingEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
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