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Synonyms for trawler

a fisherman who use a trawl net

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a fishing boat that uses a trawl net or dragnet to catch fish

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"We confiscated three fishing trawlers and 7 tons of fish in the operation," Ravankar said, adding that 20 foreign crew of the fishing trawlers were also arrested.
Rashid said three people were discovered alive following the gunfight-two gunmen and the skipper of the fishing trawler.
The company has vast expertise in maintaining all types of ship including, fishing trawlers, merchant ships, cement carriers, supply ships, ferries and chemical carriers.
Porbandar Boat Association secretary Manish Lodhari said the arrested fishermen were from across the state while the fishing trawlers were from Porbandar and Mangrol.
Under the offer, Zhuo has proposed to purchase the CDGC business and assets in exchange for writing off the company's current USD155.2m n promissory note, which matures on 19 June 2015 and bears an interest rate of 4%, and also the transfer of certain fishing trawlers to the company.
At 4:30 am on Thursday, approximately 17 nautical miles west of Goan coast, a fishing trawler was suddenly hit by a 'huge ship'.
FEARS of an oil spill have been raised in the River Dee after a 40 foot fishing trawler sank.
Once nearby shipping, including an abortive salvage attempt by a fishing trawler, was out of the way, a Coastguard clipper fired on the vessel with a 25mm machine gun in an attempt to sink it.
This week, a body is found dead in the water, having fallen from a small fishing trawler, but Keith seems more concerned with what happened to the other two people on the boat, who have mysteriously disappeared.
The 52-year-old was on a former fishing trawler near the river bank at Baltic Road, Felling, when he was struck by a wooden beam tethered to a tow line which had broken off.
Japan has released the 14 crew members of a Chinese fishing trawler which collided with two Japanese coastguard vessels in disputed waters in East China Sea last week.
To add to this, r aw sewage has been pumped into the lake on the Garden Festival Site, giving off a smell that is reminiscent of a fishing trawler from Grimsby.
That came as it emerged the pirate "mother ship" sunk last week by the Indian navy was actually a Thai fishing trawler seized hours earlier by pirates, it has emerged.
What is the purpose of the otter boards on a fishing trawler?
The explosion comes just a couple of days after five people were killed and nine injured on Sydney Harbour when an overcrowded stolen boat and a fishing trawler collided.