Definition of Arctic char

1. Noun. Small trout of northern waters; landlocked populations in Quebec and northern New England.

Exact synonyms: Salvelinus Alpinus
Generic synonyms: Char, Charr

Definition of Arctic char

1. Noun. The saibling. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arctic Char

Archosargus probatocephalus
Archosargus rhomboidalis
Arctic Archipelago
Arctic Circle
Arctic Ocean
Arctic Sea
Arctic Skuas
Arctic Zone
Arctic char
Arctic chars
Arctic cod
Arctic ground squirrel
Arctic hare
Arctic loon
Arctic loons
Arctic mouse-ear
Arctic skua
Arctic wolf
Arctic wolf spider
Arctictis bintourong

Literary usage of Arctic char

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Canada 2002 by Wayne C. Thompson (2003)
"Depending on the season and the community, treats may include smoked or fresh arctic char, turbot or caribou sausages, or muskox steaks (Ellesmere Island). ..."

2. The Speckled Brook Trout (salvelinus Fontinalis) by Charles Hallock, Louis Rhead (1902)
"American arctic char—Salvelinus Alpinus Arcturus —sub-species. Sunapee Trout—Salvelinus Alpinus Aureolus—sub-species. ..."

3. Prairie and Forest: A Description of the Game of North America, with by Parker Gillmore (1874)
"Although the arctic char goes to the sea, the more-resplendent coloured relation remains, I think, constantly in his fresh-water retreats ..."

4. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"Atlantic salmon and arctic char spawn here after a life at sea while other species, including brook trout, fill the streams. ..."

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