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fishable

[fish-uh-buh l] /ˈfɪʃ ə bəl/
adjective
1.
that may be fished in:
nonpolluted, fishable streams.
2.
lawful to be fished in:
a lake that is fishable only with a permit.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; fish + -able
Related forms
fishability, noun
unfishable, adjective
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  • Upper river waters are a murky green color, but fishable.
  • Treaty net fisheries are subject to change should un-fishable conditions promulgate re-scheduling a fishery later in the week.
  • Waters are not included that do not have fishable populations even though an occasional fish may be caught there.

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