leister

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ljóstr; compare with Danish lyster and Norwegian Bokmål lyster.

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leister (plural leisters)

  1. A spear armed with three or more barbed prongs for catching fish.

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leister (third-person singular simple present leisters, present participle leistering, simple past and past participle leistered)

  1. (transitive) To catch (fish) with a spear of this kind.

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