Sentence Examples

  • Spawning takes place in summer, the season extending from June to October.
  • After the spawning the schools break up into smaller companies which are much scattered, and offer for two or three months employment to the hand-line fishermen.
  • The season of spawning is different in different places, and even in the same district, e.g.
  • The east coast of Scotland, there are herrings spawning in spring and others in autumn.
  • In the British Isles the 1 The name of the fishes of the genus Cyprinus is derived from the island of Cyprus, the ancient sanctuary of Venus; this name is supposed to have arisen from observations of the fecundity and vivacity of carp during the spawning period.