water set

noun

Definition of water set

: a trap set under water usually to avoid human scent on the trap or to drown a trapped animal so that its struggles will not injure the fur or allow escape

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History and Etymology for water set

water entry 1 + set, past participle of set

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“Water set.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20set. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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