fishing

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fishing with a hook and line (and usually a pole) angling
hard woody stems of bamboo plants; used in construction and crafts and fishing poles bamboo
knot used for tying fishing leaders together; the ends of the two leaders are wrapped around each other two or three times barrel knot , blood knot
fishing float bob
small float usually made of cork; attached to a fishing line bob , bobber , bobfloat , cork
unwanted marine creatures that are caught in the nets while fishing for another species by-catch , bycatch
act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel cast , casting
large brown aquatic larva of the dobsonfly; used as fishing bait dobson , hellgrammiate
fishing boat that uses a trawl net or dragnet to catch fish dragger , trawler
similar to but smaller than the dobsonfly; larvae are used as fishing bait fish-fly , fish fly
area where fish are raised and fishing done fishery
vessel for fishing; often has a well to keep the catch alive fishing boat , fishing smack , fishing vessel
gear used in fishing fishing gear , fishing rig , fishing tackle , rig , tackle
rod of wood or steel or fiberglass that is used in fishing to extend the fishing line fishing pole , fishing rod
long flexible fishing rod used in fly fishing fly rod
town in northeastern Massachusetts on Cape Ann northeast of Boston; the harbor has been a fishing center for centuries Gloucester
fishing line managed principally by hand hand line , handline
very high boot; used especially for fishing hip boot , thigh boot
large fishing port in northeastern England Hull , Kingston-upon Hull
group that supports itself by hunting and fishing and be gathering wild fruits and vegetables; usually nomadic hunting and gathering society , hunting and gathering tribe
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