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fly-fishing

[flahy-fish-ing] /ˈflaɪˌfɪʃ ɪŋ/
noun
1.
Angling. a method of fishing in which fly casting is used.
Origin of fly-fishing
1645-1655
1645-55

fly-fish

[flahy-fish] /ˈflaɪˌfɪʃ/
verb (used without object), Angling.
1.
to fish with artificial flies as bait.
Origin
1745-55
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fly-fish

verb
1.
(intransitive) (angling) to fish using artificial flies as lures See dry fly, wet fly
Derived Forms
fly-fisher, noun
fly-fishing, noun
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