Definition of brown trout in English:

brown trout

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noun (plural same)

  • The common trout of Europe, especially one of a non-migratory race having dark spotted skin and occurring in small rivers and pools.
    • Salmo trutta, family Salmonidae, in particular S. trutta fario.
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    • So far 25 salmon, as well as two brown trout, one sea trout, three lamprey and two dace, have been trapped.
    • I knew there were sea trout, brown trout and Falklands trout in the rivers and lakes and Falkland mullet in the creeks.
    • It can be quite rightly argued that all brown trout have sea trout qualities and that all sea trout have brown trout characteristics.

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