Definition of Gillnets

1. Noun. (plural of gillnet) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of gillnet) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gillnets

1. gillnet [v] - See also: gillnet

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gillnets

gillhouses
gilli-flower
gilli-flowers
gillian
gillie
gillie gilly
gillied
gillies
gilliflower
gilliflowers
gilling
gillion
gillions
gillless
gillnet
gillnets (current term)
gillnetted
gillnetter
gillnetters
gillnetting
gills
gillulyite
gilly
gilly-flower
gilly-flowers
gillyflower
gillyflowers
gillying
gillyvor
gillyvors

Literary usage of Gillnets

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1. Migratory Fishes of South America: Biology, Fisheries and Conservation Status by Joachim Carolsfeld (2003)
"gillnets may be as long as 3000 m and they drift as far as 20 km with the tide. ... Surubim, caught primarily with gillnets in floodplain lakes, ..."

2. American Food and Game Fishes: A Popular Account of All the Species Found in by David Starr Jordan, Barton Warren Evermann (1902)
"The method of capturing the lake trout is by gillnets, pound- nets, ... The majority, however, are taken by means of gillnets operated by steam tugs. ..."

3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"On a trip made with Captain C. Hyttel, of Racine, to his gillnets, set some eighteen or twenty miles out from that city, he had a good opportunity to ..."

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