(also steelhead trout)
Definition of steelhead in English:
A rainbow trout of a large migratory race.
- In natural streams coho salmon and steelhead trout fry tend to occupy pools and riffles, respectively.
- Sport anglers flock there in pursuit of steelhead trout, coho salmon and whitefish.
- I have even heard stories of captures of the migratory form of the rainbow trout, the steelhead, having been caught from rivers in the North West of England.
Definition of steelhead in:
- US English dictionary
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