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charr

[chahr] /tʃɑr/
noun, plural (especially collectively) charr (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) charrs.
1.
char2 .
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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

char2

/tʃɑː/
noun (pl) char, chars, charr, charrs
1.
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

charr

/tʃɑː/
noun (pl) charr, charrs
1.
a variant spelling of char2
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