hand line

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Noun1.hand line - a fishing line managed principally by hand
fishing line - a length of cord to which the leader and float and sinker and hook are attached
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"I was only using a traditional hand line and hook when the shark bit the bait," Sulaiman claimed.
He was using a traditional hand line and hook when the shark first bit, but then it took from 12 noon until 3.30pm and help from 17 of his friends, who were also fishing in nearby boats, to bring the massive shark aboard.
A hand line was taken to the basement and the fire was quickly extinguished, officials said.
For real excitement, try snatching with a hand line. Tie a weighted 14/0 to 20/0 hook to a rope attached to a float, in case it's yanked out of your hands.
On the other hand line losses were increasing day by day.
Generally Staff underwriters have significant first hand line underwriter experience.
Start your backswing so your hands move back inside your hand line. Or, let your hands move in a circle.
In West Banda Sea the skipjack tuna caught using fishing gear: pole and line, purse seine and hand line.
A review of his diaries show that he uses a few different methods that have been popular with trout anglers on the Finger Lakes for more than 100 years: the Seth Green Rig and hand line trolling with copper line, known as "pulling copper." Both methods are types of trolling whereby anglers pull lures through the water behind a boat.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY -- The city council has passed a resolution asking the Bureau of Fishery and Aquatic Resources under the Department of Agriculture to come up with the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act 9379 which seeks to redefine the hand line fishing industry in the country.
Guests can also immerse themselves in the experience and learn the traditional Maldivian fishing method using a hand line and hand-tied lures on a hand line trolling excursion at dawn.