shoaling


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shoaling

[′shōl·iŋ]
(oceanography)
The bottom effect which influences the height of waves moving from deep to shallow water.
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Small fish should therefore avoid shoaling with large ones to minimize resource competition.
In this study, we did not find any evidence for assortative shoaling on the basis of parasitism by the trematode Crassiphiala bulboglossa.
The effect of hunger and cestode parasitism on the shoaling decisions of small freshwater fish.