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salmon

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈsæm.ən/ ( plural salmon) us  
B1 a medium-sized silver-coloured fish that lives in the sea and swims up rivers to produce its eggs. Its pink flesh is eaten as a food: fresh/smoked/tinned salmon salmon mousse/fishcakes salmon fishing
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in Korean 연어…
in Arabic سَلَمون…
in French saumon…
in Turkish somon balığı…
in Italian salmone…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鮭魚…
in Russian лосось, лососина…
in Polish łosoś…
in Spanish salmón…
in Portuguese salmão…
in German der Lachs…
in Catalan salmó…
in Japanese (魚の)サケ, しゃけ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鲑鱼,大麻哈鱼…
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