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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A large fishing net.

Usage examples (27)
  • The seine had captured tuna and an old boot.
  • The grown folks had come up now, and all agreed the seine was a very pretty one.
  • The seine is the form of apparatus that takes the largest amount of fish and yields the greatest money returns.
  • Kilometer nördlich der Hauptstadt stattfindet, wurde nach nur wenigen Minuten vertagt und findet am kommenden Freitag seine Fortsetzung. for more
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