A type of fishing from a boat with lures not practiced by anglers who fish from the shore.
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Jig'ging noun (Mining)
The act or using a jig; the act of separating ore with a jigger, or wire-bottomed sieve, which is moved up and down in water. Jigging machine
. (a) (Mining) A machine for separating ore by the process of jigging
. (b) (Metal Worki
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<chemical> The act or using a jig; the act of separating ore with a jigger, or wire-bottomed sieve, which is moved up and down in water. Jigging machine. ... <chemical> A machine with a rotary milling cutter and a templet by which the action of the cutter is guided or limited; used for forming the profile of an irregularly shaped piece;
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• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Jig • (n.) The act or using a jig; the act of separating ore with a jigger, or wire-bottomed sieve, which is moved up and down in water.
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(from the article `mineral processing`) In the process called jigging, a water stream is pulsed, or moved by pistons upward and downward, through the material bed. Under the influence of ...
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Jigging is the practice of fishing with a jig, a type of fishing lure. A jig consists of a lead sinker with a hook molded into it and usually covered by a soft body to attract fish. Jigs are intended to create a jerky, vertical motion, as opposed to spinnerbaits which move through the water horizontally. The jig is very versatile and can be used i
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a method of fishing which uses lures on a vertical line that is moved up and down, or jigged. Jigging can be done manually with hand-operated spools. It is also done automatically using machines when fishing for arrow squid.
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Fishing by jerking a jig or other bait up and down in the water; an ice-fishing technique
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the sporadic up and down movement of the rod to imitate natural movement of a lure
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A vertical presentation where a lure is worked up and down (rather than laterally) through the water column.
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Using a rod and reel in such a way as to present artificial lures in short, jerking motions.
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A method of fishing using lures on a vertical line that snag fish when they pass near. The line is moved up and down (jigged) by hand or mechanically.
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