dory fishing
see dory

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • dory — dory1 [dôr′ē] n. pl. dories [AmInd (Central America) dori, duri, a dugout] a flat bottomed rowboat with high, flaring sides, used chiefly in commercial fishing dory2 [dôr′ē] n. pl. dories [ME dorre < MFr dorée, lit., gilt, fem. of doré, pp. of …   English World dictionary

  • dory banking — fishing with dories on the Grand Banks, Newfoundland …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Dory — Stack of Dories at Lunenburg For the fishes known as dories, see dory (fish). For the Greek Spear, see Dory (spear). The dory is a small, shallow draft boat, about 5 to 7 metres/16.4 to 23.0 feet long. It is a lightweight and versatile boat with… …   Wikipedia

  • dory — a small, flat bottomed, flared side and open but very stable rowboat often used in trolling and jigging. In Atlantic Canada, these 15 foot boats could be stacked on the deck of schooner and easily lowered over the side when the fishing grounds… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • dory — 1. n. (pl. ies) any of various marine fish having a compressed body and flat head, esp. the John Dory, used as food. Etymology: ME f. F doreacutee fem. past part. of dorer gild (as DORADO) 2. n. (pl. ies) US a flat bottomed fishing boat with high …   Useful english dictionary

  • dory — noun a) A small flat bottomed boat used for fishing both offshore and on rivers. b) Any of several different families of large eyed, silvery, deep bodied, laterally compressed, and roughly discoid marine fish …   Wiktionary

  • dory — do|ry [ˈdo:ri] n plural dories [Date: 1700 1800; : Miskito; Origin: dóri] 1.) a rowing boat that has a flat bottom and is used for fishing 2.) [U and C] a flat sea fish that can be eaten, or the flesh of this fish …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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