Definitions for dobsonˈdɒb sən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dob•sonˈdɒb sən(n.)

  1. a dobsonfly.

    Category: Entomology

  2. Category: Entomology

    Ref: hellgrammite .

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hellgrammiate, dobson(noun)

    large brown aquatic larva of the dobsonfly; used as fishing bait

  2. dobson, dobsonfly, dobson fly, Corydalus cornutus(noun)

    large soft-bodied insect having long slender mandibles in the male; aquatic larvae often used as bait

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dobson(noun)

    the aquatic larva of a large neuropterous insect (Corydalus cornutus), used as bait in angling. See Hellgamite

Freebase

  1. Dobson

    Dobson is a town in Dobson Township, Surry County, North Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, the town population was 1,586. It is the county seat of Surry County. Dobson is the home of the Shelton Vineyards, the largest winery in North Carolina.

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