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curved down like an eagle's beak

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addicted to a drug

having or resembling a hook (especially in the ability to grasp and hold)

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Circle hooks had a lower deep-hooking rate and a higher proportion of sharks hooked in the jaw--results that are consistent with those of many teleost studies (Prince et al., 2002; Skomal et al., 2002).
The science does not lie and you will find that most fish you catch on circles will be hooked in the jaw or skin of the mouth.
New students who hooked up endorsed significantly more permissive sexual attitudes (M = 2.69) than those who did not hook up (M = 1.97).
"I sold 250 hooked rugs in 2000, and 220 in 2001," said Sam Presnell, owner of The Rug Gallery in Blue Ash, Ohio.
Ask for hooked cod; you'll be making a choice for a better environment."
The bait is going to naturally pull away from the pressure of being hooked. If you can drop any species of baitfish with your sinker sliding all the way to the hook, you may indeed be using the most natural presentation of all.
As soon as a bluegill grabs the worm, it's hooked. When you feel one, set the hook--a steady lift of the rod is usually all that's required.
Abstract--We compared numbers of strikes, proportions of fish that hooked up after strikes, proportions of fish that stayed on hook (retained) after hook up, and numbers of fish caught between circle and J hooks rigged with dead natural fish bait (ballyhoo) and trolled for three oceanic predator species: dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus), yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares), and wahoo (Acanthocybium solandri).
From a pig-theme to Mr and Mrs Hang Up, this fun choice is sure to keep anyone well and truly hooked.
NEW YORK-For novelty and the latest trends, look no farther than hooked rugs.
The birds usually employ the tools' hooked or narrow ends to find bugs in wood or under leaves, he reports.
After years of experimenting with this type of rigging, capped by staff trips last season to shoot TV at two of the best pike fisheries in North America, where such rigging is required, it's easy to testify that one need not worry about triggering pike and keeping them on once they're hooked.
Frabill also offers a large cradle style net where your hooked fish is led right into a webbed cradle, unhooked, revived and safely released.
Hooking locations were classified as external when all or part of the hook was visible outside of the fish's mouth, including fish that were foul hooked (hooked in areas away from the fish's mouth), and internal if no part of the hook was visible when the fish's mouth was closed.