Salm´on   Pronunciation: săm´ŭn
n.1.(Zool.) Any one of several species of fishes of the genus Salmo and allied genera. The common salmon (Salmo salar) of Northern Europe and Eastern North America, and the California salmon, or quinnat, are the most important species. They are extensively preserved for food. See Quinnat.
2.A reddish yellow or orange color, like the flesh of the salmon.
Salmon berry
(Bot.) a large red raspberry growing from Alaska to California, the fruit of the Rubus Nutkanus.
Salmon killer
(Zool.) a stickleback (Gasterosteus cataphractus) of Western North America and Northern Asia.
Salmon ladder
See Fish ladder, under Fish.
Salmon peel
a young salmon.
Salmon pipe
a certain device for catching salmon.
Salmon trout
a - (Zool.) The European sea trout (Salmo trutta). It resembles the salmon, but is smaller, and has smaller and more numerous scales.
- Crabb.
b - The American namaycush
c - A name that is also applied locally to the adult black spotted trout (Salmo purpuratus), and to the steel head and other large trout of the Pacific coast.
a.1.Of a reddish yellow or orange color, like that of the flesh of the salmon.
Noun1.salmon - any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn
2.Salmon - a tributary of the Snake River in Idaho
Synonyms: Salmon River
3.salmon - flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae
To see a salmon in your dream, represents determination. You are able to overcome adversity and achieve success. Alternatively, it suggests that you are comfortable with expressing your emotions and dealing with them.Loch Ness monster, alevin, benthon, benthos, broad jumper, bucking bronco, buckjumper, cetacean, coral, dolphin, fingerling, fish, flea, frog, fry, game fish, gazelle, goat, grasshopper, grilse, high jumper, hopper, hurdle racer, hurdler, incarnadine, jackrabbit, jumper, jumping bean, jumping jack, kangaroo, kipper, leaper, man-eater, man-eating shark, marine animal, minnow, minny, nekton, panfish, pink, pinkish, pinky, plankton, pole vaulter, porpoise, primrose, rose, rose-colored, rose-hued, rose-red, roseate, rosy, sea monster, sea pig, sea serpent, sea snake, shark, smolt, sponge, stag, sunfisher, timber topper, tropical fish, vaulter, whale
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Salmon killer
Salmon ladder
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