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Trawl

v. i.1.To take fish, or other marine animals, with a trawl.
n.1.A fishing line, often extending a mile or more, having many short lines bearing hooks attached to it. It is used for catching cod, halibut, etc.; a boulter.
2.A large bag net attached to a beam with iron frames at its ends, and dragged at the bottom of the sea, - used in fishing, and in gathering forms of marine life from the sea bottom.
Noun1.trawl - a long fishing line with many shorter lines and hooks attached to it (usually suspended between buoys)
2.trawl - a conical fishnet dragged through the water at great depths
Synonyms: trawl net, dragnet
Verb1.trawl - fish with trawlers
trawl - To sift through large volumes of data (e.g. Usenet postings, FTP archives, or the Jargon File) looking for something of interest.
angle, bait, bait the hook, birdlime, bob, bola, clam, cobweb, dap, dib, dibble, drag, draggle, dragnet, draw, drive, fish, fishhook, fly, fly-fish, gig, gill net, go fishing, grig, ground bait, guddle, hale, haul, heave, hook, jack, jacklight, jig, lariat, lasso, lime, lug, lure, meshes, net, noose, plug, pound net, pull, purse seine, seine, shrimp, snake, snare, sniggle, spin, spinner, springe, squid, still-fish, take in tow, toils, torch, tow, trail, train, troll, tug, whale, wobbler
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