English to Afrikaans Meaning :: trawl

Trawl :
treilvissery
- treilvisserytrawledtreilertreilvisserytrawlnetten
 

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Noun(1) a long fishing line with many shorter lines and hooks attached to it (usually suspended between buoys(2) a conical fishnet dragged through the water at great depths
Verb(1) fish with trawlers

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(1) This, incidentally, suggests we have a trawl within a trawl , as it is not part of the usual business of Transport Police to operate as ticket inspectors.(2) Sampling was done with a Bongo trawl attached to a boat.(3) We can restrict the numbers of our own boats, we can insist that they have scientists, scientists monitoring the trawl and we can ban the pair trawling within our own waters.(4) At the moment I'm having a lazy trawl thru the Sunday papers but no dice yet(5) they had caught two trout on the lazy trawl up-lake(6) It is entirely fitting that Tiger Woods should prepare for the Open Championship with a now-traditional trawl through Ireland with his golf clubs and fishing tackle.(7) we did a trawl of supermarkets and health-food stores(8) a constant trawl for information(9) We have had a quick trawl through the Net and come up with a nice, safe, lovely Thanksgiving site.(10) If my trawl is indicative, net cruisers must grow mighty frustrated.(11) Under the rules, crews would either be completely banned from fishing the areas, or only be allowed to trawl during certain times of the year.(12) It paddles along the surface for thirty seconds, then dives to trawl the muddy bottom for worms and aquatic insects.(13) We are taking the situation seriously and we are taking a trawl through all our permits.(14) they had caught two trout on the lazy trawl(15) A trawl is a large fishing net that is towed along the bottom of the river.(16) However, the Danish industrial boats trawl for small fish, which are mashed up and made into fish meal.
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Noun
1. trotline ::
trotline
Verb
3. fish ::
vis
4. seine ::
Seine
5. drag a net ::
sleep 'n netto
6. sift ::
sif
7. troll ::
sleep
8. hunt ::
jag
9. search ::
Soek
10. look ::
kyk
Different Forms
trawl, trawled, trawler, trawlers, trawling, trawls
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