club
1) a device used to stun or kill a fish when captured on hook and line or in a trap. Can be a simple piece of wood or intricately shaped and carved as with the Haida fish clubs of western Canada
2) an association of individuals devoted to angling. See also anglers association
3) an association of individuals devoted to keeping fish in aquaria

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • club — club …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Club — (kl[u^]b), n. [Cf. Icel. klubba, klumba, club, klumbuf[=o]ir a clubfoot, SW. klubba club, Dan. klump lump, klub a club, G. klumpen clump, kolben club, and E. clump.] 1. A heavy staff of wood, usually tapering, and wielded with the hand; a weapon; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CLUB — (émission de télévision) Club Genre Télé tirelire, jeu musical Présenté par Claire Nevers Anciennement présenté par Karine Ferri, Ar …   Wikipédia en Français

  • club — club·ba·ble; club; club·ber; club·bi·ly; club·bish; club·bist; club·by; club·i·on·i·dae; club·man; club·mo·bile; club·ster; in·ter·club; club·a·ble; …   English syllables

  • club — s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} 1. circolo di persone legate da interessi comuni: club sportivo, politico, culturale, club del bridge | locale in cui si riuniscono gli iscritti a tale circolo: ci troviamo tutti al club Sinonimi: circolo. 2a.… …   Dizionario italiano

  • club — CLUB, cluburi, s.n. Asociaţie menită să creeze membrilor săi condiţii favorabile pentru desfăşurarea unei anumite activităţi (cultural educative, sportive etc.) în timpul liber; local care serveşte acestei asociaţii. – Din fr., engl. club. Trimis …   Dicționar Român

  • club — index beat (strike), cudgel, league, organization (association), party (political organization), society, so …   Law dictionary

  • Club — (kl[u^]b), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Clubbed} (kl[u^]bd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Clubbing}.] 1. To beat with a club. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mil.) To throw, or allow to fall, into confusion. [1913 Webster] To club a battalion implies a temporary inability in the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Club — es una sociedad compuesta por un número variable de personas, libremente asociadas, que se reúne como grupo en función de su coincidencia en gustos, aficiones u opiniones de todo tipo: artísticos, literarios, políticos, filantrópicos, deportivos …   Wikipedia Español

  • club — Ⅰ. club [1] ► NOUN 1) an association dedicated to a particular interest or activity. 2) an organization offering members social amenities, meals, and temporary residence. 3) a nightclub with dance music. ► VERB (clubbed, clubbing) …   English terms dictionary

  • club — (plural clubs o clubes clubs o clubes) sustantivo masculino 1. Asociación con fines recreativos, sociales, deportivos: Pertenece a un club de natación desde hace años. automóvil* club. 2. Lugar en que …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

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