What is another word for whitefish?80 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ w_ˈaɪ_t_f_ɪ_ʃ], [ wˈa͡ɪtfɪʃ], [ wˈaɪtfɪʃ]
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Definition for Whitefish:
- Any one of several species of Coregonus, a genus of excellent food fishes allied to the salmons. They inhabit the lakes of the colder parts of North America, Asia, and Europe. The largest and most important American species ( Coregonus clupeiformis) is abundant in the Great Lakes, and in other lakes farther north. Called also lake whitefish, and Oswego bass.
Synonyms for Whitefish:
- speckled trout,
- Sting ray,
- rainbow trout,
- sea horse,
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Hypernym for Whitefish:
lake herring, Coregonus Clupeaformis, cisco, Coregonus Artedi, round whitefish, lake whitefish, Prosopium Williamsonii, rocky mountain whitefish, Menominee Whitefish, Prosopium Cylindraceum.
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