American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A freshwater food and game fish (Oncorhynchus mykiss) native to western North America, having a reddish longitudinal band and black spots.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A variety or subspecies of the Californian Salmo gairdneri, specifically called S. irideus. It is closely related to the brook-trout of Europe, but not to that of the United States. It has been quite widely distributed by pisciculturists. In the breeding season its colors are resplendent, giving rise to the popular name.
- n. A species of trout, Salmo gairdneri, that has black spots and a pink streak running along the body.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Zoöl.) a bright-colored trout (Salmo irideus), native of the mountains of California, but now extensively introduced into the Eastern States, Japan, and other countries; -- called also
brook trout, mountain trout, and golden trout.
- n. flesh of Pacific trout that migrate from salt to fresh water
- n. found in Pacific coastal waters and streams from lower California to Alaska
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