salmon trout
Namaycush Nam"ay*cush, n. [Indian name.] (Zool.) A large North American lake trout ({Salvelinus namaycush}). It is usually spotted with red, and sometimes weighs over forty pounds. Called also {Mackinaw trout}, {lake trout}, {lake salmon}, {salmon trout}, {togue}, and {tuladi}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Salmon trout — Salmon Salm on (s[a^]m [u^]n), n.; pl. {Salmons} ( [u^]nz) or (collectively) {Salmon}. [OE. saumoun, salmon, F. saumon, fr. L. salmo, salmonis, perhaps from salire to leap. Cf. {Sally}, v.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of fishes of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • salmon trout — n. any of various trouts, as the rainbow trout …   English World dictionary

  • salmon trout — /ˈsæmən traʊt/ (say samuhn trowt) noun (plural salmon trout or salmon trouts) 1. → Australian salmon. 2. a European trout, Salmo trutta. 3. any large trout. Usage: For variation in the plural inflection, see note at fish1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • salmon trout — japoninė lašiša statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Oncorhynchus masu angl. cherry salmon; masu salmon; salmon trout rus. сима ryšiai: platesnis terminas – rytinės lašišos …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • salmon trout — noun 1. flesh of marine trout that migrate from salt to fresh water • Syn: ↑sea trout • Hypernyms: ↑trout • Part Holonyms: ↑brown trout, ↑Salmo trutta 2. large fork tailed trout of lakes of Canada and the northern United States …   Useful english dictionary

  • salmon trout — 1. a European trout, Salmo trutta. 2. the lake trout, Salvelinus namaycush. 3. the steelhead. 4. any large trout. [1350 1400; ME] * * * …   Universalium

  • salmon trout — noun a large trout or trout like fish, especially (Brit.) a sea trout …   English new terms dictionary

  • salmon trout — n. type of large trout found in the lakes of Canada and the northern United States …   English contemporary dictionary

  • salmon-trout — n. Sea trout, hirling (Salmo trutta) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • salmon-trout — …   Useful english dictionary

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