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fishhook

[fish-hoo k] /ˈfɪʃˌhʊk/
noun
1.
a hook used in fishing.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English fischhook. See fish, hook
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fish-hooks in the Bible

were used for catching fish (Amos 4:2; comp. Isa. 37:29; Jer. 16:16; Ezek. 29:4; Job. 41:1, 2; Matt. 17:27).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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