dog salmon

n. salmon fish found in Western North America and North Asia

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dog salmon — Dog Dog (d[o^]g), n. [AS. docga; akin to D. dog mastiff, Dan. dogge, Sw. dogg.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A quadruped of the genus {Canis}, esp. the domestic dog ({Canis familiaris}). Note: The dog is distinguished above all others of the inferior animals… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dog salmon — Salmon Salm on (s[a^]m [u^]n), n.; pl. {Salmons} ( [u^]nz) or (collectively) {Salmon}. [OE. saumoun, salmon, F. saumon, fr. L. salmo, salmonis, perhaps from salire to leap. Cf. {Sally}, v.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of fishes of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dog-salmon — dogˈ salmon noun Keta and humpback, Pacific species of salmon • • • Main Entry: ↑dog …   Useful english dictionary

  • dog salmon — ☆ dog salmon n. CHUM SALMON * * * …   Universalium

  • dog salmon — ☆ dog salmon n. CHUM SALMON …   English World dictionary

  • dog salmon — noun 1. : a salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) that occurs abundantly in streams of the American Pacific coast from the Sacramento northward and also on the Asiatic side and that is the common large salmon in Japan called also chum salmon 2. : any of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dog salmon — keta statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Oncorhynchus keta angl. chum salmon; dog salmon; keta rus. кета ryšiai: platesnis terminas – rytinės lašišos …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • dog salmon. — See chum salmon. [1865 70, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • dog salmon. — See chum salmon. [1865 70, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dog Salmon River — The Dog Salmon River is a tributary of the Ugashik River, having its confluence 57°28′51″N 157°29′02″W / 57.48083°N 157.48389°W / 57.48083; 157.48389 with the Ugashik just 4 miles (6 km) from the head …   Wikipedia

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