One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A device used in ice fishing in which a wire attached to the rod is tripped, raising a signal flag, when a fish takes the bait.
- ‘The lazy man's approach is to use a spring loaded tip-up but that is about as much fun as watching paint dry.’
- ‘If you are energetic an have a second hole you can also use a tip-up.’
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