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to decoy: (tran verb) to deceive or entrap a person or animal by using a decoy.
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to celebrate: (tran verb) to praise something or make it famous.
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“A little bothered, I asked, ‘Telford, why in the world do you want to kill so many loons?’
He quickly answered, ‘That’s just it. You don’t kill’um, you just shoot ‘um.’”
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“Decoys have become a symbol of the heritage of eastern N.C....The mission of the Decoy Carvers Guild and the success of the Decoy Festival brought to light the need for a more permanent contribution in preserving this waterfowl heritage.”
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“At a time when water fowling meant a livelihood or food on the table, every tactic and technique was deemed fair, but now when hunting is generally for sport these decoys may have over-flown an ethical generation in some sportsmen’s minds.”
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CRANEY
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