Brandling meaning

brănd'lĭng
A small, red or yellowish worm used for fish bait.
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A young salmon.
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The young or parr of the salmon, so named from its markings being, as it were, branded.
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A small, red worm used for bait in fresh-water fishing.
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Origin of brandling

  • brand (from its markings) –ling
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition