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drift net

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  1. drift netnoun

    a large fishnet supported by floats; it drifts with the current


  1. drift netnoun

    A very long fishing net, supported by floats, that drifts with the current behind a fishing boat


  1. drift net

    A drift net is a type of fishing net that is used in commercial fishing, which is allowed to drift with the current in the sea or a lake, typically hanging vertically in the water to catch fish by their gills. This method is often used for catching a variety of fish species in large quantities but has been criticized for its potential negative impact on marine ecosystems.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drift net in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drift net in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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