disgorger
a device of varying form, usually j-shaped with a slotted head to slide over the hook, used to extract hooks from a fish\'s mouth

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Disgorger — A disgorger is used in coarse fishing to remove a fish hook from deep inside the mouth of a fish that is not possible to reach using fingers alone. It is typically made of plastic or metal and is used on smaller fish. Larger fish that are hooked… …   Wikipedia

  • disgorger — noun A device used to remove a hook from the mouth of a fish …   Wiktionary

  • disgorger — noun Fishing a device for extracting a hook from a fish s throat …   English new terms dictionary

  • disgorger — dis·gorg·er …   English syllables

  • disgorger — ə(r) noun : one that disgorges; specifically : an implement for extracting a hook from a fish …   Useful english dictionary

  • Perch — Taxobox name = Perch image width = 250px image caption = Yellow perch (Perca flavescens) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Percidae type = Bony Fish genus = Perca genus authority = Linnaeus …   Wikipedia

  • Disgorge — may refer to: Disgorge (band), an American death metal band Disgorge (Mexican band), a Mexican death metal band Disgorgement (law), a legal remedy Disgorger, a piece of fishing equipment Disgorging (dégorgement), a technique in sparkling wine… …   Wikipedia

  • pilk — 1) jig (one to several bare hooks attached to a weighted line. The hook(s) may have a lead head (lead molded around the hook) and be dressed with, or have a skirt of, rubber, hair, silicone or plastic) 2) to pull out of the water with a jerk 3)… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • disgorge — disgorgement, n. disgorger, n. /dis gawrj /, v., disgorged, disgorging. v.t. 1. to eject or throw out from the throat, mouth, or stomach; vomit forth. 2. to surrender or yield (something, esp. something illicitly obtained). 3. to discharge… …   Universalium

  • disgorge — [c]/dɪsˈgɔdʒ / (say dis gawj) verb (disgorged, disgorging) –verb (t) 1. to eject or throw out from or as from the gorge or throat; to vomit; discharge. 2. to give up unwillingly. –verb (i) 3. to disgorge something. {late Middle English, from Old… …   Australian English dictionary

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