(also fyke net)
A bag net for catching fish.
More example sentences
- 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'.
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