English version

whaling

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwhalingwhal‧ing /ˈweɪlɪŋ/ noun [uncountable]  DSOthe activity of hunting whales
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whalingBoth worry about the fishing villages whose livelihood has been commercial whaling.But ultimately we shall have to face the facts about whether or not whaling is acceptable to the peoples of the world or not.What is needed are peaceful campaigns aimed at the whaling communities via public demonstrations.
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