not equipped with a barb: barbless fishhooks.

1880–85; barb1 + -less Unabridged
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All hooks must be barbless to allow restricted fish to survive after release.
The lodge requires barbless hooks and prohibits live bait.
To avoid confusion for sport anglers, the implementation of the barbless rule
  will be delayed.
Night closure and single point barbless hooks required.
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