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salmonid

[sal-muh-nid] /ˈsæl mə nɪd/
adjective
1.
belonging or pertaining to the family Salmonidae, including the salmons, trouts, chars, and whitefishes.
noun
2.
a salmonid fish.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; < Neo-Latin Salmonidae name of the family. See salmon, -id2
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British Dictionary definitions for salmonid

salmonid

/ˈsælmənɪd/
noun
1.
any fish of the family Salmonidiae
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