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(Angling) a line of nylon or silk, attached to a hook, used for catching fish
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|Noun||1.||fishing line - a length of cord to which the leader and float and sinker and hook are attached|
cord - a line made of twisted fibers or threads; "the bundle was tied with a cord"
night-line - a fishing line with baited hooks left in the water to catch fish over night