Boulter Boul"ter, n. [Etymol. uncertain.] A long, stout fishing line to which many hooks are attached. [1913 Webster]

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  • boulter — /bohl teuhr/, n. a long, stout fishing line with several hooks attached. [1595 1605; orig. uncert.] * * * …   Universalium

  • boulter — n. long fishing line with hooks attached to it …   English contemporary dictionary

  • boulter — boul·ter …   English syllables

  • boulter — /ˈboʊltə/ (say bohltuh) noun a long, stout fishing line with several hooks attached. {variant of bulter, bultey, from Cornish fishing usage} …  

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