American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A plastic drift net that has been abandoned by a fishing boat and that entangles and kills fish, porpoises, seabirds, and other marine life.
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Fishing nets and gear, and the people and craft that employ them.
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