steelhead trout
noun see steelhead

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • steelhead trout — vaivorykštinis upėtakis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Parasalmo gairdneri; Salmo gairdneri angl. rainbow trout; steelhead trout rus. радужная форель; стальноголовый лосось ryšiai: platesnis terminas …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • steelhead trout — noun see steelhead 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trout — For other uses, see Trout (disambiguation). Rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss …   Wikipedia

  • steelhead — noun (plural steelhead; also steelheads) Date: circa 1882 an anadromous rainbow trout called also steelhead trout …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trout´like´ — trout «trowt», noun, plural trouts or (collectively) trout. 1. any one of certain food and game fishes of the same family as the salmon. Trout are found chiefly in cool, fresh waters, although some migrate from the sea to spawn, such as the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • steelhead — ☆ steelhead [stēl′hed΄ ] n. pl. steelhead or steelheads a rainbow trout that has returned from the sea …   English World dictionary

  • steelhead — /steel hed /, n., pl. steelheads, (esp. collectively) steelhead. a silvery rainbow trout that migrates to the sea before returning to fresh water to spawn. [1580 90; STEEL + HEAD] * * *       saltwater form of rainbow trout (q.v.). * * * …   Universalium

  • steelhead — noun The anadromous form of the rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss Syn: steelhead salmon …   Wiktionary

  • trout — (Roget s IV) n. Varieties of trout include: speckled, brook, rainbow, mountain, sea, river, lake, silver, black spotted, Dolly Varden, cutthroat, lake, salmon, steelhead, blue backed, tiger, brown, Galway, golden, Tahoe, Rocky Mountain,… …   English dictionary for students

  • steelhead — n. type of trout that lives in the sea but returns to fresh water to reproduce …   English contemporary dictionary

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