fish-cadger
fish-hawker (Scottish dialect)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Cadged — Cadge Cadge, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Cadged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cadging}.] [Cf. Scot. cache, caich, cadge, to toss, drive, OE. cachen to drive, catch, caggen to bind, or perh. E. cage. Cf. {Cadger}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To carry, as a burden.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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