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lake trout

n.
A freshwater food and game fish (Salvelinus namaycush) having a dark body with light-colored spots and a forked tail fin, native to North America and widely introduced elsewhere. Also called Mackinaw trout, namaycush; Also called regionally togue.

lake trout

n
(Animals) a yellow-spotted char, Salvelinus namaycush, of the Great Lakes region of Canada and the US

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n.
a large, fork-tailed char, Salvelinus namaycush, of N North American lakes.
[1660–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lake trout - flesh of large trout of northern lakeslake trout - flesh of large trout of northern lakes
Salvelinus namaycush, lake trout, salmon trout - large fork-tailed trout of lakes of Canada and the northern United States
freshwater fish - flesh of fish from fresh water used as food
2.lake trout - large fork-tailed trout of lakes of Canada and the northern United States
trout - any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons
lake trout - flesh of large trout of northern lakes
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