(also fyke net)
Definition of fyke in English:
A bag net for catching fish.
- Fish were collected with either a winged fyke net or commercial minnow traps.
- One fyke net was set perpendicular to the shore at every shore station.
- The net is known as a fyke net, which is used to catch eels.
Mid 19th century: from Dutch fuik 'fish trap'.
Definition of fyke in:
- US English dictionary
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