longliner

[lawng-lahy-ner, long-]

noun

a commercial fishing vessel that uses a longline.

Nearby words

  1. longitudinal section,
  2. longitudinal wave,
  3. longleaf pine,
  4. longleat house,
  5. longline,
  6. longly,
  7. longmeadow,
  8. longmont,
  9. longneck,
  10. longobard

Origin of longliner

1950–55; long line + -er1

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