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Dolly Varden Dol"ly Var"den 1. A character in Dickens's novel ``Barnaby Rudge,'' a beautiful, lively, and coquettish girl who wore a cherry-colored mantle and cherry-colored ribbons. [1913 Webster]

2. A style of light, bright-figured dress goods for women; also, a style of dress. [1913 Webster]

{Dolly Varden trout} (Zo["o]l.), a trout of northwest America; -- called also {bull trout}, {malma}, and {red-spotted trout}. See {Malma}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Bull trout — (Zo[ o]l.) (a) In England, a large salmon trout of several species, as {Salmo trutta} and {Salmo Cambricus}, which ascend rivers; called also {sea trout}. (b) {Salvelinus malma} of California and Oregon; called also {Dolly Varden trout} and {red… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bull trout — Taxobox name = Bull trout status = VU status system = iucn2.3 image width = 200px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Salmoniformes familia = Salmonidae genus = Salvelinus species = S. confluentus binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • bull trout — noun Britain 1. : sea trout; especially : a large old sea trout 2. : dolly varden 2 * * * bull trout noun 1. A large va …   Useful english dictionary

  • bull-trout — /ˈbʊl traʊt/ (say bool trowt) noun (plural bull trout or bull trouts) 1. the sea trout. 2. any large trout. 3. the salmon. Usage: For variation in the plural inflection, see note at fish1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • bull trout — malma mal ma, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A spotted trout ({Salvelinus malma}), inhabiting Northern America, west of the Rocky Mountains; called also {Dolly Varden trout}, {bull trout}, {red spotted trout}, and {golet}. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bull trout — Huch Huch, Huchen Hu chen, n. [G.] (Zo[ o]l.) A large salmon ({Salmo hucho} or {Salvelinus hucho}) inhabiting the Danube; called also {huso}, and {bull trout}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bull trout — didžiagalvė palija statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Salvelinus confluentis angl. bull trout rus. большеголовый голец ryšiai: platesnis terminas – palijos …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • bull trout — noun a North American trout of cold rivers and lakes. [Salvelinus confluentus.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • bull trout. — See Dolly Varden. [1645 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • bull trout. — See Dolly Varden. [1645 55] …   Useful english dictionary

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