halieutics definition

  • noun:
    • A treatise upon seafood or the art of fishing.
    • A treatise upon fish or perhaps the art of fishing; ichthyology.
    • A treatise on fishes, or regarding art of fishing: as, the Halieutics of Oppian.
    • That part of useful theology (‘fishing for men’) which treats of the concept of extension of Christian, missions; the research of Christian missions, specifically, of foreign missions.

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