fly dressing

fly tying

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fly-dressing — flyˈ dressing noun Fly tying • • • Main Entry: ↑fly …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fly fishing — in a river Fly fishing is an angling method in which an artificial fly is used to catch fish. The fly is cast using a fly rod, reel, and specialized weighted line. Casting a nearly weightless fly or lure requires casting techniques significantly… …   Wikipedia

  • fly tying — the technique of making imitation insects or flies as bait for fish. See fly. Also called fly dressing …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Fly tying — is the process of producing an artificial fly to be used by anglers to catch fish via means of fly fishing. Probably the most concise description of fly tying is the one by Helen Shaw, a preeminent American professional fly tyer in Fly Tying .… …   Wikipedia

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  • fly dope — a dressing that makes an artificial fly float …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • dressing room — Synonyms and related words: L, R, acting area, apron, apron stage, backstage, band shell, bandstand, board, bridge, cloakroom, closet, clothes closet, coulisse, dock, fitting room, flies, fly floor, fly gallery, forestage, greenroom, grid,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fly dope — noun 1. : a dressing that makes angling flies water resistant so that they will float 2. : an insect repellent …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Way of a Trout with the Fly — Infobox Book name = The Way of a Trout with the Fly title orig = translator = image caption = Plate II Method of Dressing Nymphs author = G.E.M Skues illustrator = cover artist = country = England language = English series = subject = Fly fishing …   Wikipedia

  • Artificial fly — Classic 19th Century Artificial fly The Triumph An artificial fly or fly lure is a type of fishing lure, usually used in the sport of fly fishing (although they may also be used in other forms of angling). In general, artificial flies are the… …   Wikipedia

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