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Noun hatchery has 1 sense
  1. hatchery - a place where eggs are hatched under artificial conditions (especially fish eggs); "the park authorities operated a trout hatchery"
    --1 is a kind of
    place, property
    Derived form: verb hatch1

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A hatchery refers to a facility or establishment where the hatching of eggs, especially fish eggs, takes place under controlled conditions. It is specifically designed to nurture and care for eggs until they hatch into young organisms.

Parts of Speech:

  • Noun


  1. A place for hatching fish eggs.


1. Noun: A place for hatching fish eggs

Example sentences:

  1. The salmon hatchery is known for its successful breeding and hatching programs.
  2. We visited a local hatchery to learn about the lifecycle of different fish species.
  3. The hatchery carefully monitors the water temperature to ensure optimal conditions for the eggs.

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