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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See sockeye salmon.

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  • n. fatty red flesh of salmon of Pacific coast and rivers
  • n. small salmon with red flesh; found in rivers and tributaries of the northern Pacific and valued as food; adults die after spawning

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