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gaff

1. Angling a stiff pole with a stout prong or hook attached for landing large fish
2. Nautical a boom hoisted aft of a mast to support a gaffsail
3. a metal spur fixed to the leg of a gamecock
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Here CLARE MORRISROE blows the gaff on some of her favourites.
Dave, whose partners in crime operate in Glasgow and Edinburgh, blows the gaff on the tricks of his "trade" in a revealing Frontline Scotland documentary, to be screened tonight on BBC1 at 9.