long-liner

noun
long-lin·​er | \ ˈlȯŋ-ˌlī-nər How to pronounce long-liner (audio) \

Definition of long-liner

: one that fishes with a longline also : a fishing vessel used in long-lining

First Known Use of long-liner

1874, in the meaning defined above

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“Long-liner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/long-liner. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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