salmon wheel

noun

Definition of salmon wheel

: a device for catching salmon in large quantities consisting of a large revolving wheel suspended in the water and turned by the current to which are attached scoop nets that catch the fish passing beneath

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“Salmon wheel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salmon%20wheel. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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