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salmon

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Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] salmo, "leaper".

Noun

English irregular plurals

Singular
salmon

Plural
s

salmon (s)
  1. (plural salmon) One of several species of fish of the Salmonidae family.
  2. (plural salmons) A yellowish pink colour, the colour of cooked salmon.
    salmon colour:   

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Translations

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  • Basque: izokin
  • Breton: eog m. -ed pl. (1)
  • Indonesian: salmon
  • Central Sierra Miwok: kóˑsomu-

Adjective

salmon (not comparable)

Positive
salmon

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. Of food, made with salmon.
  2. (color) Having a yellowish pink colour

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