Salmonid meaning

sămə-nĭd, sălmə-
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Any of various fishes of the family Salmonidae, which includes the salmon, trout, grayling, and whitefish.
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Any of a family (Salmonidae) of salmonoid fishes, including salmon, trout, and whitefish.
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Of or having to do with a salmonid.
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Any of various fishes of the family Salmonidae, which includes the salmon, trout, grayling, and whitefish.
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Of or pertaining to fish of the salmon family (Salmonidae), including salmon, trout, chars, freshwater whitefishes and graylings.
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A fish of the Salmonidae family.
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Origin of salmonid

  • From New Latin Salmōnidae family name from Salmō type genus from Latin salmō salmōn- salmon salmon

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition