brandling definition

  • noun:
    • a typical reddish-brown earthworm (Eisenia foetida) frequently utilized as fish bait.
    • The younger or parr of salmon, so named from its markings being, as it had been, branded
    • a little, purple worm employed for bait in fresh-water fishing
    • identical to branlin, seafood and worm.
    • The smolt, or salmon associated with first year.
    • a tiny red worm of family Lumbricidæ, Lumbricus fætidus, regarding the earthworm, but with your body banded with a alternate brown and yellow sections. It especially harbors in old dunghills, and is employed for bait in freshwater fishing. Alos called bramble-worm.
    • Alos written branlin.

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