fisgig
a harpoon for catching fishes (archaic)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fizgig — /fiz gig /, n. 1. a type of firework that makes a loud hissing sound. 2. a whirling toy that makes a whizzing noise. 3. fishgig. 4. Australian. a police informer. [1520 30; earlier fisgig, equiv. to fis (late ME fise term of abuse; akin to ON… …   Universalium

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