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English definition of “trawler”

trawler

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈtrɔːlər/
a large ship that is used for catching fish by pulling a large net through the sea behind itFishingCommercial fishingCommercial fishingFishingPassenger, cargo and military shipsBoats and sailing craft
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