 minimum size

Legislated size below which individuals of the prescribed fish species, if caught, are not to be retained.
Fisheries — dictionary. Aardward. 2004.
Fisheries — dictionary. Aardward. 2004.
minimum size — regulations as to catches of fish by forbidding takes below a minimum size … Dictionary of ichthyology
minimum size standard — The smallest dimensions permitted for all mailable matter or for a specific mail processing category or specific rate. (Also see aspect ratio and nonstandard size mail.) … Glossary of postal terms
size limit — a legal limit on the size of fish that can be caught, either minimum or maximum. A minimum size allows fish to grow to a marketable size and to reproduce and a maximum size limit protects large and successful spawning adults … Dictionary of ichthyology
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Size of the United States House of Representatives — The size of the United States House of Representatives refers to total number of congressional districts (or seats) into which the land area of the United States proper has been divided. The number of seats is currently set at 435 voting… … Wikipedia
minimum stock size threshold — the minimum size of the stock that is required to produce maximum sustainable yield, below which the stock would be considered overfished. Abbreviated as Bthreshold … Dictionary of ichthyology
Minimum viable population — (MVP) is a lower bound on the population of a species, such that it can survive in the wild. This term is used in the fields of biology, ecology, and conservation biology. More specifically MVP is the smallest possible size at which a biological… … Wikipedia
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Size function — Size functions are shape descriptors, in a geometrical/topological sense. They are functions from the half plane to the natural numbers, counting certain connected components of a topological space. They are used in pattern recognition and… … Wikipedia