Sentence Examples


  • The sponge and oyster fisheries are also important.
  • That of the common oyster was described by Hoek.
  • Whitstable has been famous for its oyster beds from time immemorial.
  • The oyster beds, for which Loch Ryan was once noted, are not cultivated, but the fisheries (white fish and herrings) are still of some consequence.
  • One of the oldest of Venezuelan industries, the Margarita pearl fisheries, was prohibited in 1909 for an indefinite time because of the threatened extinction of the oyster beds.