foot fishing
fishing by foot

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • foot|line — «FUT LYN», noun. 1. the bottom line of a page of type. 2. the lower line of a fishing net or seine …   Useful english dictionary

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  • foot line — noun 1. : the weighted line of a fishing net 2. : a line at the foot of a type page that is sometimes blank and sometimes carries the page number or signature figure or letter 3. : foot score * * * 1. Print. a line at the bottom of a page of type …   Useful english dictionary

  • fishing by foot — 1) fishing without gear; collecting fish by hand, e .g. stranded fish in tidepools. Practised even on a commercial level in France in the past 2) using the feet to detect fish in sand, mud, spawning cavities and cocoons, to be grasped by hand or… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Fly fishing — in a river Fly fishing is an angling method in which an artificial fly is used to catch fish. The fly is cast using a fly rod, reel, and specialized weighted line. Casting a nearly weightless fly or lure requires casting techniques significantly… …   Wikipedia

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