French translation of 'whaling'
pêche f à la baleine
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I reflected that he must be one of those hunters so adversely affected when the whaling industry dramatically collapsed in the early years of the century.THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)
Now there is the possibility that commercial whaling will be reintroduced.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Some say a resumption of commercial whaling, with the right controls in place, could produce a better outcome.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The ban on commercial whaling did not mean no whales were killed.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Antarctica is facing its second pollution crisis in a month after fire erupted on a Japanese whaling ship, leaving it drifting near penguin breeding grounds.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
A great moment, then, to reintroduce commercial whaling.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
At the centre of the conflict is the future of the 20-year-old whaling ban.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Commercial whaling has been banned since 1986 after overwhelming evidence that it was driving the world's largest mammals to extinction.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He then spent nine months working on a whaling ship that went to Antarctica but on his return continued taking walk-on parts in films.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
In exchange, the outright ban on whaling would be dropped.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It will make it harder to overturn the 1986 ban on commercial whaling.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Japan does not recognise the zone or the whaling ban.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Japan is one of three nations to have flouted the ban on commercial whaling.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Or is he actually hardening opinion in Japan, making it less likely that the whaling fleets will return to port?Times, Sunday Times (2008)
So long as commercial whaling isn't happening, the increase should continue.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The moratorium on commercial whaling is less and less effective each year.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The six Japanese whaling ships are expected to face a barrage of attempts to sabotage the hunt.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
This amounts to pulling out of a global agreement on limiting whale catches and potentially puts Greenland on the path to resuming commercial whaling.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The 19th-century whaling industry was dangerous but lucrative.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: whaling NOUN
Whaling is the activity of hunting and killing whales.
...a ban on commercial whaling.
Translation of whaling from the Collins English to French Dictionary