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mountain whitefish

noun
1.
a whitefish, Prosopium williamsoni, inhabiting mountain streams and lakes of the western U.S. and Canada.
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Examples for mountain whitefish
  • The surrounding streams have cutthroat and brown trout and mountain whitefish.
  • The mountain whitefish prefers cold, deep, fast-moving water.
  • Coldwater streams have trout and mountain whitefish.

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