Slang and Terms Starting With 'N'

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nail knot

A "grip" knot most commonly used to tie a leader or backing to a fly line.

natural reproduction

As opposed to hatchery-raised fish, this term refers to fish that are hatched and mature in a wild environment.


The material that divers' wetsuits is made of. It is also a popular material for cold-weather waders.


Cloth or rubber device used to land fish.

nymph phase

The immature phase of an aquatic insect's life cycle that occurs underwater.