Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A vessel engaged in the halibut-fishery on the offshore banks; a halibut-catcher. These vessels are clipper-built and schooner-rigged.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • But I wouldn't have missed the show fer a half-share in a halibutter, "Dan whispered.

    Captains Courageous

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