Definitions starting with F

ID #3712

fish pot

[OED a wicker basket for catching fish] n. 1. a floating cage of STRAW1 or wire for keep­ing fish alive after they are caught. cf. FLOAT, SCOW, SCOUCH (Black)

2. a style of plaiting STRAW1together loosely, leaving cage-like holes (Bannister display). (Gen.)

Tags: noun, straw work

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Last update: 2010-11-29 02:44
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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