eel basket
a basket trap, q.v., for catching eels

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • eel-basket — eelˈ basket noun A basket for catching eels • • • Main Entry: ↑eel …   Useful english dictionary

  • eel buck — eel basket …   English contemporary dictionary

  • eel|pot — «EEL POT», noun. a basket or other container with a funnel shaped entrance used for trapping eels: »In the late fall and early winter, when the eels in the river…bring their highest prices, Mr. Ingold and Willy set eelpots (New Yorker) …   Useful english dictionary

  • eel buck — a large basket used to catch eels. Also called buck …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • eel pot — a trap to catch eels, usually a basket trap …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • European eel — Taxobox name = European eel image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Anguilliformes familia = Anguillidae genus = Anguilla species = A. anguilla range range map caption= binomial = Anguilla anguilla… …   Wikipedia

  • Creel (basket) — This article is about the basket type. For other uses, see Creel. Creel Creel is a type of small wicker basket mainly used by anglers to hold fish or other prey. A creel is designed to function as an evaporative cooler when lined with moss and… …   Wikipedia

  • Eelbuck — Eel buck , n. An eelpot or eel basket. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • putchen — a wicker eel basket or trap (English dialect). Also spelled putcheon, putchin and putchun …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • eelbuck — noun An eelpot or eel basket …   Wiktionary

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