king salmon


noun


Nearby words

  1. king philip's war,
  2. king plank,
  3. king post,
  4. king prawn,
  5. king rail,
  6. king snake,
  7. king truss,
  8. king vulture,
  9. king william island,
  10. king william's war

Origin of king salmon

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85

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British Dictionary definitions for king salmon

king salmon

noun

another name for Chinook salmon
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