Atlantic salmon

Atlantic salmon

noun
a valuable food and game fish, Salmo salar, mainly of northern coastal Atlantic waters or, when spawning, in freshwater streams tributary to the ocean.

Origin:
1900–05

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atlantic salmon

noun
1. fatty pink flesh of fish from northern coastal Atlantic; usually marketed fresh 
2. found in northern coastal Atlantic waters or tributaries; adults do not die after spawning 
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