Definition of fishing rod in English:

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fishing rod


A long, tapering rod to which a fishing line is attached, typically on a reel.
Example sentences
  • He received a new fishing rod and reel instead for his efforts.
  • You can attempt a land-based rescue using whatever is at hand - your fishing rod or landing net can be ideal implements to tow someone to the side.
  • A dedicated angler may spend more of his life holding his fishing rod, than he does holding his wife.

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