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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sea trout, salmon troutnoun

    flesh of marine trout that migrate from salt to fresh water

  2. sea troutnoun

    any of several sciaenid fishes of North American coastal waters

  3. sea troutnoun

    silvery marine variety of brown trout that migrates to fresh water to spawn


  1. sea troutnoun

    A fish of the species Salmo trutta morpha trutta, closely related to salmon and a sub species of brown trout. It is lighter in colour than the brown trout, and lives in salt water, returning to fresh water only to spawn.


  1. Sea trout

    Sea trout is the common name usually applied to anadromous (sea-run) forms of brown trout (Salmo trutta), and is often referred to as Salmo trutta morpha trutta. Other names for anadromous brown trout are sewin (Wales), peel or peal (Southwest England), mort (Northwest England), finnock (Scotland), white trout (Ireland) and salmon trout (culinary).The term "sea trout" is also used to describe other anadromous salmonids, such as coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch), coastal cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii clarkii), brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis), Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus alpinus) and Dolly Varden (Salvenlinus malma). Even some non-salmonid fish species are also commonly known as sea trout, such as Northern pikeminnow (Ptychocheilus oregonensis) and members of the weakfish family (Cynoscion).


  1. sea trout

    A sea trout is a type of fish that is born in freshwater streams or rivers, then migrates to the sea during a certain stage of its life cycle before returning to freshwater to spawn. It's typically a name given to several species from the salmon family such as the Brown trout which spend part of their life in the sea. They are often larger than trout that remain exclusively in freshwater. The name is generally used in reference to trout species found in North American, European and South American waters.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sea trout

    any one of several species of true trouts which descend rivers and enter the sea after spawning, as the European bull trout and salmon trout, and the eastern American spotted trout

  2. Sea trout

    the common squeteague, and the spotted squeteague

  3. Sea trout

    a California fish of the family Chiridae, especially Hexagrammus decagrammus; -- called also spotted rock trout. See Rock trout, under Rock

  4. Sea trout

    a California sciaenoid fish (Cynoscion nobilis); -- called also white sea bass

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  1. outrates

  2. outstare

  3. torteaus

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sea trout in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sea trout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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