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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Char  \Char\,  Charr  \Charr\,  n.  [Ir.  cear,  Gael.  ceara,  lit., 
  red,  blood-colored,  fr  cear  blood.  So  named  from  its  red 
  belly.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  One  of  the  several  species  of  fishes  of  the  genus 
  {Salvelinus},  allied  to  the  spotted  trout  and  salmon, 
  inhabiting  deep  lakes  in  mountainous  regions  in  Europe.  In 
  the  United  States,  the  brook  trout  ({Salvelinus  fontinalis}) 
  is  sometimes  called  a  char. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Charr  \Charr\,  n. 
  See  1st  {Char}. 




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