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hatchery
American English: /ˈhætʃəri/
British English: /ˈhatʃəri/

Translation of hatchery in Spanish:

noun plural -ries

  • Example sentences
    • The proposal to build big semi-submersible ships that would act as massive floating hatcheries and be used to restock the oceans with fish has been presented to the Spanish Government.
    • The second block is a windowless building containing various controlled environments for animals, fly breeding and hatcheries.
    • Creation of artificial hatcheries and placing restraining cages over nests proved counter-productive.

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