collar day
the date on which sharemen and fisheries servants commence their voyage (1 May) (Newfoundland)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Collar day — Collar Col lar, n. [OE. coler, coller, OF. colier, F. collier, necklace, collar, fr. OF. col neck, F. cou, fr. L. collum; akin to AS. heals, G. & Goth. hals. Cf. {Hals}, n.] 1. Something worn round the neck, whether for use, ornament, restraint,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Collar day — Collar days are designated days on which the collar forming part of the insignia of certain members of orders of knighthood may be worn. Collars are special large and elaborate metal chains worn over the shoulders, hanging equally in front and… …   Wikipedia

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  • Collar — Col lar, n. [OE. coler, coller, OF. colier, F. collier, necklace, collar, fr. OF. col neck, F. cou, fr. L. collum; akin to AS. heals, G. & Goth. hals. Cf. {Hals}, n.] 1. Something worn round the neck, whether for use, ornament, restraint, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • collar — Col lar, n. [OE. coler, coller, OF. colier, F. collier, necklace, collar, fr. OF. col neck, F. cou, fr. L. collum; akin to AS. heals, G. & Goth. hals. Cf. {Hals}, n.] 1. Something worn round the neck, whether for use, ornament, restraint, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Collar beam — Collar Col lar, n. [OE. coler, coller, OF. colier, F. collier, necklace, collar, fr. OF. col neck, F. cou, fr. L. collum; akin to AS. heals, G. & Goth. hals. Cf. {Hals}, n.] 1. Something worn round the neck, whether for use, ornament, restraint,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Collar of brawn — Collar Col lar, n. [OE. coler, coller, OF. colier, F. collier, necklace, collar, fr. OF. col neck, F. cou, fr. L. collum; akin to AS. heals, G. & Goth. hals. Cf. {Hals}, n.] 1. Something worn round the neck, whether for use, ornament, restraint,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Collar (Order of Knighthood) — Edward Fiennes de Clinton, 1st Earl of Lincoln, wearing the Collar of the Order of the Garter (c. 1575). A Collar is an ornate chain, often made of gold and enamel, and set with precious stones, which is worn about the neck as a symbol of… …   Wikipedia

  • Collar-and-elbow — Wrestling Also known as Irish Celtic Wrestling, Scuffling, Irish Scuffling, Square Hold Wrestling, Box Wrestling, Irish style Scuffling, Coraiaocht (generalized). Focus Grappling Country of origin …   Wikipedia

  • Collar (BDSM) — A BDSM style collar that buckles in the back. Detail of …   Wikipedia

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