Seining Sein"ing, n. Fishing with a seine. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • seining — using a seine …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • seining — seɪn n. fishing net which hangs vertically in the water with floats on the top and weights on the bottom v. catch fish with a seine net …   English contemporary dictionary

  • seining — seinˈing noun • • • Main Entry: ↑seine …   Useful english dictionary

  • drum seining — purse seining with shallow nets stored on, and paid out from, a powered drum at the stern of the vessel …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Japanese style seining — tow dragging, a type of Danish seining …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • two boat purse seining — purse seining with two boats using very large nets (2.5 km long, 183 m deep, weight 10 tonnes) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • purse seining — noun see purse seine …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fly seining — fly dragging …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • purse seining — See purseseiner. * * * …   Universalium

  • purse seining — /ˈpɜs seɪnɪŋ/ (say pers sayning) noun a type of large scale fishing process in which a long rectangular net which has a weighted bottom edge and a buoyant top is used to trap a school of fish, the line at the bottom being pulled tight to trap the …   Australian English dictionary

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