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Index Fisherman

A fisherman or fisher is someone who captures fish and other animals from a body of water, or gathers shellfish. [1]

56 relations: Amun, Ancient Egyptian religion, Angling, Aquaculture, Artificial fly, Artisanal fishing, Asia, Bastet, Big-game fishing, Case fatality rate, Catch and release, Catfish, Commercial fishing, Community, Culture, Dirty, dangerous and demeaning, Fish, Fish farming, Fish hook, Fish marketing, Fish processing, Fishery, Fishing, Fishing bait, Fishing industry, Fishing line, Fishing lure, Fishing net, Fishing reel, Fishing rod, Fishing vessel, Fishing village, Flood, Food and Agriculture Organization, Leslie Leyland Fields, List of American fishers, Lobster, Long Island, Marlin, Mesolithic, Mouthbrooder, Mullet (fish), Noodling, Profit (economics), Recreational fishing, Search and rescue, Seaweed, Seychelles, Shark, Shellfish, ..., Soft plastic bait, Stress (biology), Tilapia, Trout tickling, Tuna, United States Coast Guard. Expand index (6 more) »


Amun (also Amon, Ammon, Amen; Greek Ἄμμων Ámmōn, Ἅμμων Hámmōn) was a major ancient Egyptian deity who appears as a member of the Hermopolitan ogdoad.

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Ancient Egyptian religion

Ancient Egyptian religion was a complex system of polytheistic beliefs and rituals which were an integral part of ancient Egyptian society.

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Angling is a method of fishing by means of an "angle" (fish hook).

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Aquaculture (less commonly spelled aquiculture), also known as aquafarming, is the farming of fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic plants, algae, and other organisms.

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Artificial fly

An artificial fly or fly lure is a type of fishing lure, usually used in the sport of fly fishing (although they may also be used in other forms of angling).

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Artisanal fishing

Artisanal fishing (or traditional/subsistence fishing) are various small-scale, low-technology, low-capital, fishing practices undertaken by individual fishing households (as opposed to commercial companies).

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Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres.

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Bastet or Bast (bꜣstjt "She of the Ointment Jar", Ⲟⲩⲃⲁⲥⲧⲉ) was a goddess of ancient Egyptian religion, worshiped as early as the Second Dynasty (2890 BCE).

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Big-game fishing

Big-game fishing, also known as offshore sportfishing, offshore gamefishing, or blue-water fishing is a form of recreational fishing, targeting large fish such as tuna and marlin which game fisherman regard as having "sporting qualities".

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Case fatality rate

In epidemiology, a case fatality rate (CFR)—or case fatality risk, case fatality ratio or just fatality rate—is the proportion of deaths within a designated population of "cases" (people with a medical condition) over the course of the disease.

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Catch and release

Catch and release is a practice within recreational fishing intended as a technique of conservation.

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Catfish (or catfishes; order Siluriformes or Nematognathi) are a diverse group of ray-finned fish.

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Commercial fishing

Commercial fishing is the activity of catching fish and other seafood for commercial profit, mostly from wild fisheries.

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A community is a small or large social unit (a group of living things) that has something in common, such as norms, religion, values, or identity.

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Culture is the social behavior and norms found in human societies.

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Dirty, dangerous and demeaning

"Dirty, dangerous and demeaning" (often "dirty, dangerous and demanding" or "dirty, dangerous and difficult"), also known as the 3Ds, is an American neologism derived from the Asian concept, and refers to certain kinds of labor often performed by unionized blue-collar workers.

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Fish are gill-bearing aquatic craniate animals that lack limbs with digits.

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Fish farming

Fish farming or pisciculture involves raising fish commercially in tanks or enclosures such as fish ponds, usually for food.

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Fish hook

A fish hook or fishhook is a device for catching fish either by impaling them in the mouth or, more rarely, by snagging the body of the fish.

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Fish marketing

Fish marketing is the marketing and sale of fish products.

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Fish processing

The term fish processing refers to the processes associated with fish and fish products between the time fish are caught or harvested, and the time the final product is delivered to the customer.

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Generally, a fishery is an entity engaged in raising or harvesting fish which is determined by some authority to be a fishery.

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Fishing is the activity of trying to catch fish.

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Fishing bait

Fishing bait is any substance used to attract and catch fish, e.g. on the end of a fishing hook, or inside a fish trap.

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Fishing industry

The fishing industry includes any industry or activity concerned with taking, culturing, processing, preserving, storing, transporting, marketing or selling fish or fish products.

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Fishing line

A fishing line is a cord used or made for angling.

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Fishing lure

A fishing lure is a type of artificial fishing bait which is designed to attract a fish's attention.

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Fishing net

A fishing net is a net used for fishing.

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Fishing reel

A fishing reel is a cylindrical device attached to a fishing rod used in winding and stowing line.

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Fishing rod

A fishing rod is a long, flexible rod used to catch fish.

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Fishing vessel

A fishing vessel is a boat or ship used to catch fish in the sea, or on a lake or river.

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Fishing village

A fishing village is a village, usually located near a fishing ground, with an economy based on catching fish and harvesting seafood.

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A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land that is usually dry.

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Food and Agriculture Organization

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture, Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite per l'Alimentazione e l'Agricoltura) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.

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Leslie Leyland Fields

Leslie Leyland Fields is an American author and editor from Kodiak Island, Alaska.

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List of American fishers

This is a list of American fishers, denoting fishers who have been involved in various aspects of fishing, commercial fishing and recreational fishing.

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Lobsters comprise a family (Nephropidae, sometimes also Homaridae) of large marine crustaceans.

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Long Island

Long Island is a densely populated island off the East Coast of the United States, beginning at New York Harbor just 0.35 miles (0.56 km) from Manhattan Island and extending eastward into the Atlantic Ocean.

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A marlin is a fish from the family Istiophoridae, which includes about 10 species.

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In Old World archaeology, Mesolithic (Greek: μέσος, mesos "middle"; λίθος, lithos "stone") is the period between the Upper Paleolithic and the Neolithic.

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Mouthbrooding, also known as oral incubation and buccal incubation, is the care given by some groups of animals to their offspring by holding them in the mouth of the parent for extended periods of time.

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Mullet (fish)

The mullets or grey mullets are a family (Mugilidae) of ray-finned fish found worldwide in coastal temperate and tropical waters, and some species in fresh water.

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Noodling is fishing for catfish using one's bare hands, and is practiced primarily in the southern United States.

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Profit (economics)

In economics, profit in the accounting sense of the excess of revenue over cost is the sum of two components: normal profit and economic profit.

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Recreational fishing

Recreational fishing, also called sport fishing, is fishing for pleasure or competition.

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Search and rescue

Search and rescue (SAR) is the search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger.

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Seaweed or macroalgae refers to several species of macroscopic, multicellular, marine algae.

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Seychelles (French), officially the Republic of Seychelles (République des Seychelles; Creole: Repiblik Sesel), is an archipelago and sovereign state in the Indian Ocean.

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Sharks are a group of elasmobranch fish characterized by a cartilaginous skeleton, five to seven gill slits on the sides of the head, and pectoral fins that are not fused to the head.

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Shellfish is a food source and fisheries term for exoskeleton-bearing aquatic invertebrates used as food, including various species of molluscs, crustaceans, and echinoderms.

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Soft plastic bait

Soft plastic bait, commonly known as just plastic bait, is any of a range of plastic-based fishing baits, termed so because of their soft, flexible rubber texture.

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Stress (biology)

Physiological or biological stress is an organism's response to a stressor such as an environmental condition.

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Tilapia is the common name for nearly a hundred species of cichlid fish from the tilapiine cichlid tribe.

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Trout tickling

Trout tickling is the art of rubbing the underbelly of a trout with fingers.

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A tuna is a saltwater fish that belongs to the tribe Thunnini, a sub-grouping of the mackerel family (Scombridae).

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United States Coast Guard

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is a branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the country's seven uniformed services.

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