huer definition

  • noun:
    • One who cries on or gives an alarm.
    • person who cries down or gives an alarm; particularly, a balker; a conder. See balker.
    • a person stationed on bow of a boat involved with seining, to watch the motions associated with the seafood and direct the course associated with the ship accordingly.
    • a guy stationed on a hill or at a masthead to signal to fishing-boats the program taken by shoals of pilchard, herring, or any other fish which shoal. Also called balker.

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