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“trawler” in British English

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trawlernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtrɔː.lər/ us /ˈtrɑː.lɚ/

a large boat that uses a wide, cone-shaped net to catch fish

(Definition of “trawler” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“trawler” in American English

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trawlernoun [ C ]

us /ˈtrɔ·lər/

a boat that pulls a large net behind it in order to catch fish

(Definition of “trawler” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)