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splake Line breaks: splake
Pronunciation: /spleɪk/

Definition of splake in English:

noun

A hybrid trout of North American lakes.
Example sentences
  • The brook trout's sperm has also been combined with the eggs of a lake trout which results in a splake, a fish that has been introduced into some of the North American Great Lakes.
  • The resulting hybrid, known as a splake, supports intermediate features.
  • Because the splake is a hatchery-produced hybrid, is does not occur naturally anywhere in the world.

Origin

1950s: blend of speckled and lake1.

Words that rhyme with splake

ache, awake, bake, betake, Blake, brake, break, cake, crake, drake, fake, flake, forsake, hake, Jake, lake, make, mistake, opaque, partake, quake, rake, sake, shake, sheikh, slake, snake, stake, steak, strake, take, undertake, wake, wideawake

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