brook trout

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Related to Eastern Brook Trout: Salvelinus fontinalis

brook trout

n.
A chiefly freshwater game fish (Salvelinus fontinalis) having a dark body with light-colored spots, native to eastern North America and widely introduced elsewhere. Also called speckled trout, squaretail.

brook trout

n
(Animals) a North American freshwater trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, introduced in Europe and valued as a food and game fish. Also called: speckled trout

brook′ trout`


n.
1. Also called speckled trout . a common trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, of E North America.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brook trout - a delicious freshwater food fishbrook trout - a delicious freshwater food fish  
Salvelinus fontinalis, speckled trout, brook trout - North American freshwater trout; introduced in Europe
freshwater fish - flesh of fish from fresh water used as food
2.brook trout - North American freshwater troutbrook trout - North American freshwater trout; introduced in Europe
trout - any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons
brook trout, speckled trout - a delicious freshwater food fish
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New York's official state fish, the eastern brook trout, is the smallest, and to many people, the most attractive trout occurring in the state.
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