leister definition

  • noun:
    • A three-pronged spear utilized in fishing.
    • a spear equipped with three or higher barbed prongs for catching fish
    • A spear armed with three or higher prongs, for striking fish.
    • A barbed spear having three or even more prongs, for striking and taking in fish; a salmon-spear. Also called waster.
    • a spear with three or maybe more prongs; used for spearing seafood (especially salmon)
  • verb-transitive:
    • To spear (a fish) with a leister.
  • others:
    • To strike and take with a leister.

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