silver salmon

silver salmon
noun Date: 1878 coho

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • silver salmon — ☆ silver salmon n. COHO * * * …   Universalium

  • silver salmon — ☆ silver salmon n. COHO …   English World dictionary

  • silver salmon — didžioji lašiša statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Oncorhynchus kisutch angl. coho salmon; silver salmon rus. кижуч ryšiai: platesnis terminas – rytinės lašišos …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • silver salmon — noun 1. fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes • Syn: ↑coho salmon, ↑coho, ↑cohoe • Hypernyms: ↑salmon • Part Holonyms: ↑coho, ↑cohoe, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • silver salmon. — See coho salmon. [1875 80, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • silver salmon. — See coho salmon. [1875 80, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Salmon — is the common name for several species of fish of the family Salmonidae. Several other fish in the family are called trout. Salmon live in both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, as well as the Great Lakes and other land locked lakes.Typically,… …   Wikipedia

  • salmon — salmonlike, adj. /sam euhn/, n., pl. salmons, (esp. collectively) salmon for 1 3, adj. n. 1. a marine and freshwater food fish, Salmo salar, of the family Salmonidae, having pink flesh, inhabiting waters off the North Atlantic coasts of Europe… …   Universalium

  • silver — silverer, n. silverish, adj. silverless, adj. silverlike, adj. silverness, n. /sil veuhr/, n. 1. Chem. a white, ductile metallic element, used for making mirrors, coins, ornaments, table utensils, photographic chemicals, conductors, etc. Symbol:… …   Universalium

  • Silver — /sil veuhr/, n. Abba Hillel /ab euh/, 1893 1963, U.S. rabbi, born in Lithuania. * * * I Metallic chemical element, one of the transition elements, chemical symbol Ag, atomic number 47. It is a white, lustrous precious metal, valued for its beauty …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”