gan·​gion | \ ˈganjēən, -jə̇n \
variants: or gangin or less commonly gangen \ -​jə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of gangion

: one of the short lengths of moderate-weight line that bear hooks and are attached at regular intervals to the groundline of a setline by beckets by heavy twine

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History and Etymology for gangion

alteration of ganging entry 2

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“Gangion.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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