cutthroat trout

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cutthroat trout

n.
A large trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii) of western North America, having red or orange markings on the lower jaw.

cut′throat trout`


n.
a spotted trout, Salmo clarkii, of coastal streams of western North America, having a reddish streak on each side of the throat.
[1890–95, Amer.]
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The other is Lahontan cutthroat trout, Oncorhynchus clarki henshawi.