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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Angle  \An"gle\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Angled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Angling}.] 
  1.  To  fish  with  an  angle  (fishhook),  or  with  hook  and  line 
 
  2.  To  use  some  bait  or  artifice;  to  intrigue;  to  scheme;  as 
  to  angle  for  praise. 
 
  The  hearts  of  all  that  he  did  angle  for  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Angling  \An"gling\,  n. 
  The  act  of  one  who  angles;  the  art  of  fishing  with  rod  and 
  line  --Walton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  angling 
  n  :  the  sport  of  catching  fish  with  a  rod  and  line  and  a  baited 
  hook  (or  other  lure) 




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