bottom set
any net set close to or on the bottom of a body of water

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Set — (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root of E.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Set — (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root of E.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bottom — vb *base, found, ground, stay, rest Analogous words: *support, sustain: *set, fix, establish …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • set|line — «SEHT LYN», noun. 1. a long fish line having short lines and baited hooks attached, laid on the bottom, its ends anchored. 2. = trotline. (Cf. ↑trotline) …   Useful english dictionary

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