Definition of Hagdown
1. hackbolt [n -S] - See also: hackbolt
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Hagdown Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hagdown
Literary usage of Hagdown
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1907)
"Henry, in West Indies, IV, 318. Hagan, Capt. —, commands keel-boat, X, 255, 256. Hagan, James, duel with Flagg, XXVI, to. hagdown (fish), observed by Welby, ..."
2. The Natural History of Ireland by William Thompson, James R. Garrett, George Dickie (1851)
"It is commonly known by the name of hagdown"* The Manx shearwater seems to be unknown there. Both Mr. Davis's birds have, through his kind attention, ..."
3. An Illustrated Manual of British Birds by Howard Saunders (1899)
"On the shores of Ireland this species has been captured on several occasions, and under the name of " hagdown " it appears to be well known to the fishermen ..."
4. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission by United States Fish Commission (1883)
"... sale in Fulton Market 426 hagdown, it s unusual abundance 178 Haime, Jules 14,30 Hair-seals of Cape Flattery 202203 Hake, catch of, ..."