Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To catch (fish) by means of a gill net.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A vertical net, often resting on the sea floor, which entangles fish in the netting, frequently by the gills
  • v. To fish using a gillnet

Etymologies

gill +‎ net (Wiktionary)

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