from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Same as
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- noun A
polychaete wormof the genusNereis or the familyNereididae, often used as baitin fishing.
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rag + worm.
Smelts are best fished for with tiny hooks tied on fine gut and baited with fragments of shrimp, ragworm, and other delicacies.