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[gil-net] /ˈgɪlˌnɛt/

verb (used with object), gillnetted, gillnetting.
to catch (a fish) with a gill net.


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    [gil-net-er] /ˈgɪlˌnɛt ər/ noun 1. a person who uses a gill net in fishing. 2. a boat used in fishing with a gill net.

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