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[chahr] /tʃɑr/
noun, plural (especially collectively) charr (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) charrs.
char2 . Unabridged
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Examples from the web for charr
  • It is actually not a trout as its common name implies, but is a charr, a close cousin to the trout in the salmon family.
  • We were planning to go in and reclaim it and then restore the native charr and brook trout to the system.
British Dictionary definitions for charr


noun (pl) char, chars, charr, charrs
any of various troutlike fishes of the genus Salvelinus, esp S. alpinus, occurring in cold lakes and northern seas: family Salmonidae (salmon)
Word Origin
C17: of unknown origin


noun (pl) charr, charrs
a variant spelling of char2
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