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landing net

n
(Angling) angling a loose long-handled net on a triangular frame for lifting hooked fish from the water
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Noun1.landing net - a bag-shaped fishnet on a long handle to take a captured fish from the waterlanding net - a bag-shaped fishnet on a long handle to take a captured fish from the water
fishing gear, fishing rig, fishing tackle, tackle, rig - gear used in fishing
fishing net, fishnet - a net that will enclose fish when it is pulled in
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Translations

landing net

n (Fishing) → retino (da pesca)
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Applied Science--Few studies have been conducted on the effects of landing nets on fish, despite their perceived usefulness to decrease handling and unhooking times and the number of dropped fish.
In the previous two days, the team managed to seize unlicensed landing nets in both South Al Sharqiyah and South Al Batinah, with the support of the Coast Guard Police."
And your rods are kept in leather-trimmed tubes mounted under the parcel shelf, and a pair of landing nets are stowed in leather bags on the side of the luggage area.
Each is available in premium saddle leather, with walnut burr veneer, anglers can store four reels in aluminium cases trimmed with linen and leather, while four tubes accommodate the matching rods underneath the parcel shelf, own pair of landing nets in matching leather bags, stored in dedicated pockets on the side of the boot.
Items such as a range of HiTech shoes, their range of Columbia fishing shirts, tents, Coleman and Ice Kool cooler boxes, Cadac gas appliances and even Warn Winches as well as items like Leatherman and Gerber multi-tools complement the fishing tackle and accessories from landing nets to worm boxes.
The Dee District Salmon Fisheries Board want all anglers to spray a mild disinfectant on their waders and landing nets on arrival, prior to fishing as a condition of the River Dee Conservation Code 2014, and all anglers must adhere to it.
They borrowed a couple of landing nets and it took the two nets, one at each end of the fish to get it in.
From this year, all keepnets and landing nets (not including handles) will be provided free of charge on all match days, and pleasure anglers can hire keepnets at a nominal fee, while landing net heads will be provided free of charge.
Match anglers now have nets supplied by the fishery and all anglers must rigorously dip their landing nets before fishing.