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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • In England, a large salmon trout of several species, as Salmo trutta and Salmo Cambricus, which ascend rivers; -- called also sea trout.
  • Salvelinus malma of California and Oregon; -- called also Dolly Varden trout and red-spotted trout.
  • The huso or salmon of the Danube.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name loosely applied to certain varieties of different species of the genus Salmo, as of S. salar, S. trutta, S. cambricus.
  • n. Salvelinus malma, of northern and western North America and Kamchatka.

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