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steelhead

[steel-hed] /ˈstilˌhɛd/
noun, plural steelheads (especially collectively) steelhead.
1.
a silvery rainbow trout that migrates to the sea before returning to fresh water to spawn.
Origin of steelhead
1580-1590
1580-90; steel + head
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British Dictionary definitions for steelhead

steelhead

/ˈstiːlˌhɛd/
noun (pl) -heads, -head
1.
a silvery North Pacific variety of the rainbow trout (Salmo gairdneri)
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