- noun1. fatty pink flesh of fish from northern coastal Atlantic; usually marketed fresh• Hypernyms: ↑salmon• Part Holonyms: ↑Salmo salar2. found in northern coastal Atlantic waters or tributaries; adults do not die after spawning• Syn: ↑Salmo salar• Hypernyms: ↑salmon
* * *nounUsage: usually capitalized A: salmon 1a
* * *a valuable food and game fish, Salmo salar, mainly of northern coastal Atlantic waters or, when spawning, in freshwater streams tributary to the ocean.[1900-05]
* * *Atlantic salmon,the common salmon of the North Atlantic waters, much valued for its taste and as a game fish.
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