The fisherman's sack. Creel censuses are a method of asking fishermen what they have caught and is used as a measure of catch and effort in recreational fisheries.
(I) The rack for holding PACKAGES of ROVING or YARN on any textile machine. (II) The task of mounting PACKAGES of ROVING or YARN on the rack (CREEL) of any textile machine.
- a wicker basket used by anglers to hold fishFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=creel
• (n.) An osier basket, such as anglers use. • (n.) A bar or set of bars with skewers for holding paying-off bobbins, as in the roving machine, throstle, and mule.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/creel/
a wicker basket used by anglers to hold fishFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Creel is a type of small wicker basket mainly used by anglers to hold fish or other prey. A creel is designed to function as an evaporative cooler when lined with moss and dipped into the creek in order to keep the catch chilled. Caught fish are inserted through a slot in the top which is held in place by a small leather strap. ==C...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creel_(basket)
[ Gael. craidhleag
basket, creel.] 1.
An osier basket, such as anglers use. Sir W. Scott. 2. (Spinning)
A bar or set of bars with skewers for holding paying-off bobbins, as in the roving machine, throstle, and mule. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/184
a basket. ?In a creel,? foolish.Found on http://www.telelib.com/authors/S/ScottWalter/prose/pirate/glossary.html
a wicker basket to keep tackle and fish, normally used by trout and salmon anglersFound on http://www.fish-uk.com/dictionary.htm
wooden rack in which plates are put to dry.Found on http://www2.shu.ac.uk/sfca/glossary.cfm
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