Meaning of “drift net” in the English Dictionary

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"drift net" in British English

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drift netnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdrɪft net/ us /ˈdrɪft net/

a very large fishing net that hangs in the sea from devices floating on the surface

(Definition of “drift net” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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