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  • incommunicable
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Synonyms for catching

capable of transmission by infection

Synonyms for catching

(baseball) playing the position of catcher on a baseball team

the act of detecting something

becoming infected


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(of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection

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Also fishing the east end was Harry Noble, of Whitby, who had a cracking day catching eight fish in two hours and after a second permit ending his day at 1pm with 16 rainbows; all caught on ledgered worm with green PowerBait.
You can beat them when you're catching the ball, and when you're not catching the ball.
Catching is probably the most difficult and important position on the diamond.
They can get more money by catching fewer fish and causing less damage to the habitat.
CATCHING ON The problems with fisheries may run deep, but the remedy is practically jumping into the boat.
As she pursued these questions, Guthrie would discover that membership in particular plantation communities is achieved and maintained through the practice and recognition of catching sense - a pattern of affiliation that confers unbreakable ties between individuals and the terrain where they achieved adulthood in the eyes of the community.
What do we gain (or lose) by growing instead of catching our seafood?
There were plenty of little bluegills willing to bite but the group soon tired of catching the little guys.
The players can customize their tackle box with different lures for catching that perfect fish.
Andy Bryant and Neil Sneddon were both catching to cook and headed home with six rainbows weighing 11lb in their bags while Giles Lukes headed for the kitchen with a five fish 9.
Howard Croston only fished the morning catching 12 also to Buzzers.
Brian Gardner had two great weeks, catching 22 from the overflow end of the dam over four trips, while James Welford caught nine, Chris Gaines eight and Garry Coverdale seven.
It is very difficult for someone who makes a living from catching and selling fish to take advice on the need to slow down and reduce the catch.
I get a bigger kick of watching you catch a fish then I do catching one.