salmonid

[sal-muh-nid]
noun
  1. a salmonid fish.

Origin of salmonid

First recorded in 1865–70, salmonid is from the New Latin word Salmonidae name of the family. See salmon, -id2
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salmonid

noun
  1. any fish of the family Salmonidiae
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