Definition of lake trout in English:

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lake trout

noun

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Any of a number of fishes of the salmon family that live in large lakes and are highly prized as a game fish and as food.
Example sentences
  • Larger and deeper lakes, with oxygenated hypolimnions, will also have one or two larger salmonids, usually lake trout or landlocked Atlantic salmon, along with burbot and slimy sculpin.
  • In tributaries feeding the lake, brook trout competed with young bull trout for food and in the lake, lake trout preyed on bull trout.
  • The highest levels of omega - 3 fatty acids are in mackerel, lake trout, herring, sardines, albacore tuna and salmon.

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