courge

noun

ˈku̇(ə)rzh
plural -s
: an elongated basket for holding sand eels and other live bait in sea fishing

Word History

Etymology

French, literally, gourd, from Middle French dialect, from Latin cucurbita

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“Courge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/courge. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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