avnet
a small net used to catch fish falling out of the main net, e.g. in the herring fishery (Scottish dialect)

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  • Jon Avnet — Infobox actor name = Jon Avnet caption = birthname = Jonathan Michael Avnet birthdate = birth date and age|mf=yes|1949|11|17 location = Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States notable role = spouse = Barbara Brody [… …   Wikipedia

  • Jon Avnet — (* 17. November 1949 in New York; eigentlich Jonathan Michael Avnet) ist ein US amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Filmografie 2.1 Regisseur …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jon Avnet — Jonathan Michael Avnet (17 de noviembre de 1949), más conocido como Jon Avnet, es un director y productor de cine estadounidense. Biografía Nació en Brooklyn, Nueva York (EE UU). Comienza a trabajar en el mundo del espectáculo en el Off Broadway …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cindi Avnet — is the granddaughter of Charles Avnet, founder of Avnet, Inc. The company, which her grandfather started and which her father later took over with her uncle, Biography Her family bought and owned Liberty Records a parent company to EMI (now part… …   Wikipedia

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