brook trout
noun Date: circa 1825 the common speckled cold-water char (Salvelinus fontinalis) of North America

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  • Brook trout — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • brook trout — brook′ trout n. 1) ich Also called speckled trout a common trout, Salvelinus fontinalis of E North America. 2) ich brown trout …   From formal English to slang

  • brook trout — ☆ brook trout n. a mottled stream trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) of North America …   English World dictionary

  • brook trout — noun 1. a delicious freshwater food fish • Syn: ↑speckled trout • Hypernyms: ↑freshwater fish • Part Holonyms: ↑speckled trout, ↑Salvelinus fontinalis 2. North American freshwater trout; introduced in Eu …   Useful english dictionary

  • brook trout — 1. Also called speckled trout. a common trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, of eastern North America. See illus. under trout. 2. See brown trout. [1830 40, Amer.] * * * or speckled trout Popular freshwater game fish (Salvelinus fontinalis), a variety… …   Universalium

  • brook trout — Rainbow Rain bow (r[=a]n b[=o] ), n. [AS. regenboga, akin to G. regenbogen. See {Rain}, and {Bow} anything bent.] A bow or arch exhibiting, in concentric bands, the several colors of the spectrum, and formed in the part of the hemisphere opposite …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brook trout — noun a) A fish of the subspecies Salmo trutta fario, the brown trout. b) A fish of the species Salvelinus fontinalis. Syn: eastern brook trout, speckled trout, squaretail, coaster trout …   Wiktionary

  • brook trout — amerikinė palija statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Salvelinus fontinalis angl. brook char; brook trout; speckled trout rus. американская палия; американский голец ryšiai: platesnis terminas – palijos …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • brook trout — paprastasis šlakis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Salmo trutta trutta angl. brook trout rus. кумжа; форель ryšiai: platesnis terminas – paprastosios lašišos …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • eastern brook trout — noun : brook trout …   Useful english dictionary

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