\ ˈganj \

Definition of gange

: to protect (the part of a line next to a fishhook or the hook itself) by winding with wire

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First Known Use of gange

1786, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gange

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“Gange.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gange. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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