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Definition of Blueback

blueback
Nerka Ner"ka, n. [Russ. niarka, prob. fr. native name.] (Zo["o]l.) The most important salmon of Alaska (Oncorhinchus nerka), ascending in spring most rivers and lakes from Alaska to Oregon, Washington, and Idaho; -- called also red salmon, redfish, blueback, and sawqui.
Blueback
Blueback Blue"back`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A trout (Salmo oquassa) inhabiting some of the lakes of Maine. (b) A salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) of the Columbia River and northward. (c) An American river herring (Clupea [ae]stivalis), closely allied to the alewife.

Meaning of Blueback from wikipedia

- Blueback may refer to any of a number of unrelated fish species with blue coloration: Blueback (novel), a 1997 novel by Australian author Tim Winton USS...
- Blueback is an upcoming Australian drama film written and directed by Robert Connolly. The film stars Mia Wasikowska, Radha Mitc**** and Eric Bana. It's...
- USS Blueback (SS-581) is a decommissioned Barbel-cl**** submarine formerly in the United States Navy. She was the second Navy submarine to bear the name...
- The blueback herring or blueback shad (Alosa aestivalis) is an anadromous species of herring from the east coast of North America, with a range from Nova...
- Blueback is a short novel by the Australian author Tim Winton. First published in 1997, it has been translated into Italian, Dutch and ****anese. It is...
- salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka), also called red salmon, kokanee salmon, or blueback salmon, is an anadromous species of salmon found in the Northern Pacific...
- have been named Blueback, after a type of trout. USS Blueback (SS-326), served during World War II and then was sold to Turkey. USS Blueback (SS-581), was...
- USS Blueback (SS-326), a Balao-cl**** submarine, was the first submarine of the United States Navy to be named for a type of salmon, specifically, the Blueback...
- Caesio teres, the yellow and blueback fusilier, beautiful fusilier, blue and gold fusilier or yellow-tail fusilier, is a pelagic marine fish belonging...
- The Sunapee trout; also called blueback trout, Sunapee Golden trout, or Quebec red trout; (Salvelinus alpinus oqu****a) is a ****tive subspecies of Arctic...
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