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curved down like an eagle's beak

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

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As long as he's drifting at the same rate you are he can really scoot side-to-side hooked that way.
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.
The higher-end micro-hooks are not doing well for the specialty store either, Hagopian said, but small hooked rugs are the exception and continue to perform well.
Four response variables were measured: numbers caught, numbers of strikes, proportion hooked up, and proportion retained.
The hooked construction lends itself to highly detailed designs, said Edward Chu, president of Cresc Corp.
Using its beak, it forms a point at the hooked end of the twig.
With circle hooks it was the opposite--more hookups when hooked near the adipose fin (rear of the dorsal fin).
Stange explains that with the 4X hooks you can no longer "twang-loose" a lure hooked in timber at a distance from the boat, by loading your rod and line tight to the snag and then twanging the line between the reel and the first guide with your trigger finger, as you simultaneously snap the rod tip back at the lure.
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.
The constant demand for novelty has prompted suppliers to revamp the hooked classic to maintain buyers' interest at the New York Home Textiles and High Point markets.
Angling Research--Researchers evaluated short-term mortality of bluegills that were deeply hooked on various hook styles and sizes.
Also, the fish are almost always hooked in the corner of the mouth, with virtually no deep-or gut-hooked fish, which can happen with J-hooks.
Soon four or five anglers are hooked up to big tuna.