1) a section of a drift net twenty meshes deep, to which other sections are attached to the requisite depth
2) a strengthening band along the sole of a trawl, a score of meshes deep
3) the bag of a salmon net

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Deeping — ist Ortsname in The Deepings, Lincolnshire, England: Market Deeping Deeping St James Deeping St Nicholas Deeping Gate West Deeping Deeping ist Familienname folgender Personen: Thomas Deeping (* 1947), englischer Politiker Warwick Deeping… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Deeping — may refer to: The settlements of, and within The Deepings in Lincolnshire, England: Market Deeping Deeping St James Deeping St Nicholas Deeping Gate West Deeping Warwick Deeping (1877 1950), English author HMT Warwick Deeping, British anti… …   Wikipedia

  • Deeping — biographical name (George) Warwick 1877 1950 English novelist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • deeping — deep·ing …   English syllables

  • deeping — ˈdēpiŋ noun ( s) Etymology: from gerund of obsolete deep, v., to deepen, immerse deeply, from Middle English depen to make deep, immerse deeply, from Old English dȳpan to make deep; akin to Gothic gadiupjan to make deep; causative denominative… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Deeping Rangers F.C. — Deeping Rangers Full name Deeping Rangers Football Club Nickname(s) Rangers Founded 1966 Ground …   Wikipedia

  • Deeping St. James, Lincolnshire — Deeping St. James lies east of Market Deeping in Lincolnshire, England, on the River Welland, in the middle of rich sedimentary agricultural land on the B1166 and B1162. With a population of 6,923 in 2837 households, it is the largest of The… …   Wikipedia

  • Deeping Gate, Cambridgeshire — Deeping Gate is a small hamlet, lying on the River Welland and located in the traditional county of Northamptonshire, now in the Peterborough unitary authority. With a very small population, void of any major services, including a post office or… …   Wikipedia

  • Deeping St. Nicholas, Lincolnshire — Deeping St. Nicholas, near Spalding in Lincolnshire ,England is a village on the A16 road between The Deepings and Spalding. Unlike Market Deeping, which is in South Kesteven, Deeping St. Nicholas is in South Holland. It has a population of 1,323 …   Wikipedia

  • Deeping St. James Priory — was a priory in Lincolnshire, England. In 1139 Baldwin Fitz Gilbert established the Benedictine Priory of Saint James[disambiguation needed  ] at Deeping as a cell of Thorney Abbey. The house was dissolved in 1539 …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”