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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small red worm or larva, used as bait for fish.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A young salmon or parr, in the stage in which it has transverse black bands, as if burned by a gridiron.
  • n. A small red worm or larva, used as bait for small fresh-water fish; -- so called from its red color.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as brandling.

Etymologies

From its red colour. See brand. (Wiktionary)

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