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spinning rod

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noun
  1. a flexible fishing rod, often made of fiberglass, used with a spinning reel.
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Origin of spinning rod

First recorded in 1865–70
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Historical Examples

  • He uses a spinning-rod 11 feet long, or a fly-rod 14 feet long.

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