noun, plural (especially collectively) charr (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) charrs.
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char or charr2 (tʃɑː)
n , 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)
[C17: of unknown origin]
charr or charr2
[C17: of unknown origin]

charr (tʃɑː)
n , pl charr, charrs
a variant spelling of char

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Example sentences
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.
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