\sˈalvɪlˌɪnəs], \sˈalvɪlˌɪnəs], \s_ˈa_l_v_ɪ_l_ˌɪ_n_ə_s]\
Definitions of SALVELINUS
- 2010 - Medical Dictionary Database
- 1908 - Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language
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Various fish of the family SALMONIDAE, usually smaller than salmon. They are mostly restricted to cool clear freshwater. Some are anadromous. They are highly regarded for their handsome colors, rich well-flavored flesh, and gameness as an angling fish. The genera Salvelinus, Salmo, and ONCORHYNCHUS have been introduced virtually throughout the world.
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