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Definition of Salmon ladder
Salmon ladder Note: The salmons ascend rivers and penetrate to their head
streams to spawn. They are remarkably strong fishes,
and will even leap over considerable falls which lie in
the way of their progress. The common salmon has been
known to grow to the weight of seventy-five pounds;
more generally it is from fifteen to twenty-five
pounds. Young salmon are called parr, peal, smolt, and
grilse. Among the true salmons are:
Black salmon, or Lake salmon, the namaycush.
Dog salmon, a salmon of Western North America
Humpbacked salmon, a Pacific-coast salmon (Oncorhynchus
King salmon, the quinnat.
Landlocked salmon, a variety of the common salmon (var.
Sebago), long confined in certain lakes in consequence
of obstructions that prevented it from returning to the
sea. This last is called also dwarf salmon.
Note: Among fishes of other families which are locally and
erroneously called salmon are: the pike perch, called
jack salmon; the spotted, or southern, squeteague;
the cabrilla, called kelp salmon; young pollock,
called sea salmon; and the California yellowtail.
2. A reddish yellow or orange color, like the flesh of the
Salmon berry (Bot.), a large red raspberry growing from
Alaska to California, the fruit of the Rubus Nutkanus.
Salmon killer (Zo["o]l.), a stickleback (Gasterosteus
cataphractus) of Western North America and Northern Asia.
Salmon ladder, Salmon stair. See Fish ladder, under
Salmon peel, a young salmon.
Salmon pipe, a certain device for catching salmon. --Crabb.
Salmon trout. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The European sea trout (Salmo trutta). It resembles
the salmon, but is smaller, and has smaller and more
(b) The American namaycush.
(c) A name that is also applied locally to the adult black
spotted trout (Salmo purpuratus), and to the steel
head and other large trout of the Pacific coast.
Meaning of Salmon ladder from wikipedia
- a fish ladder, also known
as a fishway, fish p**** or fish steps, is a structure
on or around artificial
and natural barriers
(such as dams, locks
- (38,000 m2). the river conwy
is a salmon
river, and there
are two salmon ladders
at the falls. one is a disused victorian wooden ladder
that was destro****
- water. ††† nakamura
his foot to touch
ladder. aired: january
1, 2010 ^ kenji twisted
up the g-rope and got the safety
- in 2 sasuke competitions
stage's salmon ladder
and the first
stage's jumping spider
ladder. in sasuke
28, he timed
out on the rope ladder. he advanced
to the second stage
29 and 30, but failed
the swap salmon
- the second woman
ladder. graff
is only the second woman
in kacy catanzaro
- weir that provides
a mill stream
to the cotton
mill and there
is a salmon
ladder. flowing under hawksdale bridge
end and dalston's two other
- derby trial munwar
– 1st feilden
stakes, 1st lingfield derby trial salmon ladder
– 6th dante stakes pennekamp
– 1st prix djebel, 1st 2,000 guineas
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