bait net
A net used to catch bait fish for activities such as longlining and pole-and-line fishing.

Fisheries — dictionary. . 2004.

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  • bait net — any net used to catch fish used as bait for larger, commercial or sport fishes …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Bait — (b[=a]t), n. [Icel. beita food, beit pasture, akin to AS. b[=a]t food, Sw. bete. See {Bait}, v. t.] 1. Any substance, esp. food, used in catching fish, or other animals, by alluring them to a hook, snare, inclosure, or net. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bait bug — Bait Bait (b[=a]t), n. [Icel. beita food, beit pasture, akin to AS. b[=a]t food, Sw. bete. See {Bait}, v. t.] 1. Any substance, esp. food, used in catching fish, or other animals, by alluring them to a hook, snare, inclosure, or net. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bait us-Sabuh — Die Ahmadiyya (Urdu ‏احمدیہ‎, „Ahmad tum“) ist eine Glaubensgemeinschaft, die Mirza Ghulam Ahmad 1889 in Indien als islamische Bewegung gründete und 1901 unter diesem Namen in die offiziellen Zensuslisten der britisch indischen Regierung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • net — Synonyms and related words: acquire, afford, angle, apprehend, arabesque, arrest, asking price, avails, avoirdupois, bag, bait, bait the hook, balance, bargain price, basketry, basketwork, be seized of, beef, beefiness, bid, bid price, birdlime,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bait — Synonyms and related words: aggravate, allure, allurement, annoy, badger, bait the hook, baited trap, be at, bedevil, beset, birdlime, bite, blandish, bola, bother, bribe, bristle, brown off, bug, bullyrag, burn up, cajole, carrot, charm, chivy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bait — noun 1》 food used to entice fish or other animals as prey. 2》 variant spelling of bate1. verb 1》 deliberately annoy or taunt. 2》 allow dogs to attack (a trapped or restrained animal). 3》 put bait on (a hook) or in (a trap, net, etc.). Phrases… …   English new terms dictionary

  • bait — 1. noun /beɪt/ a) Any substance, especially food, used in catching fish, or other animals, by alluring them to a hook, snare, trap, or ne …   Wiktionary

  • bait — n 1. lure, plug, troll, decoy; trap, snare, gin, springe, noose, trepan; pitfall, pit, net. 2. allurement, enticement, lurement, beguilement; temptation, tantalization, teasing, seduction, Sl. come on; fascination, charm, enchantment, bewitchment …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Cast net — A fisherman casting a net in Kerala, India A cast net, also called a throw net, is a net used for fishing. It is a circular net with small weights distributed around its edge. The net is cast or thrown by hand in such a manner that it spreads out …   Wikipedia

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