One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘old Hector's been poaching salmon again’
hunt illegally, catch illegally, kill illegally, trap illegally, plunder
2‘employers risk having their newly trained workers poached by other firms’
steal, appropriate, purloin, misappropriate, take
informal nab, swipe
British informal nick, pinch
3‘they resented foreign film-makers trying to poach on their territory’
encroach on, trespass on, invade, infringe on, intrude on
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