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salmon trout

noun

  1. a European trout, Salmo trutta.
  2. the lake trout, Salvelinus namaycush.
  3. the steelhead.
  4. any large trout.


salmon trout

noun

  1. any of various large trout, esp the sea trout


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Word History and Origins

Origin of salmon trout1

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400

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Example Sentences

In this he often glided swiftly and noiselessly down some stream where the salmon trout lived.

It is generally the size of a good salmon trout, of a bright silvery colour, and tastes a little like salmon.

Lake, or salmon trout, may be trolled for successfully with the above lure; but I do not much affect fishing for them.

Bass fishing usually comes next, though some writers accord second place to the lake trout, salmon trout or land-locked salmon.

Fortunately, the hunters shot four moose and caught plenty of salmon trout.

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