salmonid definition by Webster's New World
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any of a family (Salmonidae) of salmonoid fishes, including salmon, trout, and whitefish
of or having to do with a salmonid
salmonid definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Of, belonging to, or characteristic of the family Salmonidae, which includes the salmon, trout, and whitefish.
Origin: From New Latin Salmōnidae, family name, from Salmō, type genus, from Latin salmō, salmōn-, salmon; see salmon .
- salmˈo·nid noun