seine boat


seine boat
seine boat noun
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Main Entry:seine

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seine boat,
a boat for carrying and paying out a seine.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Seine boat — Seine Seine, n. [F. seine, or AS. segene, b?th fr. L. sagena, Gr. ????.] (Fishing.) A large net, one edge of which is provided with sinkers, and the other with floats. It hangs vertically in the water, and when its ends are brought together or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • seine boat — the boat that was operated from a schooner catching mackerel with a purse seine, q.v …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cod seine boat — a large, undecked fishing boat used to set and haul a cod seine in the coastal fishery of Newfoundland …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cod-seine boat — a large, undecked fishing boat used to set and haul a cod seine in the coastal fishery of Newfoundland …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • herring weir seine boat — an open boat about 28 feet long with an inboard motor. Has three man crew and is used to tend herring seines, traps and weirs …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Seine — Seine, n. [F. seine, or AS. segene, b?th fr. L. sagena, Gr. ????.] (Fishing.) A large net, one edge of which is provided with sinkers, and the other with floats. It hangs vertically in the water, and when its ends are brought together or drawn… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Seine fishing — For other uses, see Seine (disambiguation). A basic seine net Seine fishing is fishing using a seine. A seine is a large fishing net that hangs in the water due to weights along the bottom edge and floats along the top. Boats equipped for seine… …   Wikipedia

  • boat seine — a net consisting of two wings, a body and a bag, operated from a boat and hauled along the sea floor by two long ropes that help in driving fish towards the net opening, e.g. a Danish seine …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • seine master — a man in charge of a boat and crew fishing with seines. Also called master of the seine …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • seine — a net shaped like a curtain used to encircle fishes, usually weighted at the bottom and with floats at the top, and often with a bag in the centre. May be operated from shore, or from a boat (Danish or Scottish seines) …   Dictionary of ichthyology


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