kalaverkko

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

kala (fish) +‎ verkko (net)

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kalaverkko

  1. fishing net, fishnet (net used to catch fish)

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  • In Finnish the word kalaverkko or verkko usually refers to a simple, often flat catching device with no or scarce supporting structure. Thus the term does not normally comprise e.g. fykes, hand nets or trawls.
  • A fishnet may be named according to the type of fish primarily aimed at as catch: muikkuverkko, lohiverkko.

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