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ferret

verb bring to light, dig out, discover, disinter, elicit, find, fish out, hunt, look for, rimari, root out, search, seek, trace, track down, unearth
Associated concepts: ferret out a crime
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They will be joined by lurcher, terrier and gundog enthusiasts, gamekeepers, fishermen, falconers and ferreters, showing the tools and animals of their trades.
Representatives from the South Shropshire hunt and Shropshire Beagles, along with coursing and gundog enthusiasts, gamekeepers, fishermen, farriers, falconers, ferreters and farmers will set up a stall in the Market Square from 11am along with the tools, produce and animals of their trades.
We do not have weapons of mass destruction, but we do have ferocious, highly trained ferreters who will be unleashed at the slightest provocation.