brown trout


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brown trout

n.
A European freshwater game fish (Salmo trutta) that is brownish or greenish with red and black spots on the sides. It is naturalized in North America.

brown trout

n
(Animals) a common brownish variety of the trout Salmo trutta that occurs in the rivers of N Europe and has been successfully introduced in North America. Compare sea trout1

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n.
a common trout, Salmotrutta, of N European streams: introduced in North America.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brown trout - speckled trout of European riversbrown trout - speckled trout of European rivers; introduced in North America
genus Salmo, Salmo - type genus of the Salmonidae: salmon and trout
trout - any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons
sea trout - silvery marine variety of brown trout that migrates to fresh water to spawn
salmon trout, sea trout - flesh of marine trout that migrate from salt to fresh water
Translations
truite fario
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ANGLING expert Shaun Ellis made the catch of a lifetime when hauling a 51/2lb wild brown trout from the River Elwy, Denbighshire.
The objective of the present study is to analyze the growth performance of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) (G) and brown trout (Salmo trutta ssp) (K) monoculture and polyculture in 75-25%, 66-34% and 50-50% stocking rates and its effects on food utilization and to determine the results with respect to aquaculture.
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Kevin Davies got close to double figures each time he fished; Ken Roberts netted 12, 10 and eight rainbows on the three days he fished and Jason Williams caught and released three brown trout as well as five good sized rainbows.
Three generations of the family that owned the trout fishing mecca for half a century are still on the property, but now it is owned by Brown Trout Inc.
No fish bears the stamp of Empire more than the Brown trout; before being usurped by Rainbow trout in most cases, it was the Brown trout that new colonists from Europe yearned for, be they in the Great Lakes of North America, New Zealand or here in Zimbabwe.
Andy Richmond from Irvine returned a 10lb brown trout to Ross Lake and Julian Bales from Wooler landed 15, returning a 16lb rainbow to Chatton Lake.
The Darlington Brown Trout match at Coniscliffe, fished by 23, was won by Nigel Spratt, of Darlington Brown Trout, who caught 6lb 10oz of grayling on stick and maggot from Hudds' Stream.
Ceri Jones, from Porth, in the Rhondda, hooked the brown trout, weighing nearly 24lb (11kg) from Lough Corrib in County Galway on Saturday.