a large, fork-tailed trout, Salvelinus namaycush, of the lakes of Canada and the northern U.S., valued as a food and game fish.
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How to use lake trout in a sentence
There a big lake-trout shoots by like a silver streak of light, or here is a school of hundreds of little fingerlings.Stories of California | Ella M. Sexton
While examining a fine lake-trout, he remembered that he had read of raw fish being excellent food under the right conditions.Kings in Exile | Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts
There are enthusiastic anglers, however, whose specialty is trolling for lake trout.
Bass fishing usually comes next, though some writers accord second place to the lake trout, salmon trout or land-locked salmon.
The mascalonge, as a game fish, is scarcely behind the small-mouthed bass, and is certainly more gamy than the lake trout.
British Dictionary definitions for lake trout
a yellow-spotted char of the Great Lakes region of Canada
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