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Meaning of QUINNAT

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Quin"nat\, n. [From the native name.] (Zo["o]l.)
The California salmon ({Oncorhynchus choicha}); -- called
also {chouicha}, {king salmon}, {chinnook salmon}, and
{Sacramento salmon}. It is of great commercial importance.
[Written also {quinnet}.]

 

 

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