dobson dobson  /ˈdɑb sən/


  1. (n) large brown aquatic larva of the dobsonfly; used as fishing bait
  2. (n) large soft-bodied insect having long slender mandibles in the male; aquatic larvae often used as bait


  1. Senate OKs naming bridge for Dobson

    Tonawanda News — The state Senate has approved legislation to name the I-290 bridge that crosses Colvin Boulevard as the N.Y. State Route Trooper Kevin P. Dobson, Sr. Memorial Bridge.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Tonawanda News

  2. Digital River to help Adobe sell subscription software

    The software deal is one of the first major steps for new Chief Executive David Dobson.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. KU geographers win defense grant to study Central American communities

    Too often, Jerry Dobson says, the U.S. military has found itself in trouble because it didn’t know enough about the parts of the world where it fought. Now Dobson will help with an effort to ensure that doesn’t happen again as the recipient of one of 14 Minerva Research Initiative grants for 2013 from the U.S. Department of Defense. By Matt Erickson
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Lawrence Journal-World

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