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Definition 1: any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn - [noun denoting animal]

(salmon is a kind of ...) any fish used for food by human beings

(salmon is a kind of ...) soft-finned fishes of cold and temperate waters

(... is a kind of salmon ) small salmon of northern Pacific coasts and the Great Lakes

(... is a kind of salmon ) a large Pacific salmon with small spots on its back; an important food fish

(... is a kind of salmon ) large Pacific salmon valued as food; adults die after spawning

(... is a kind of salmon ) small salmon with red flesh; found in rivers and tributaries of the northern Pacific and valued as food; adults die after spawning

(... is a kind of salmon ) found in northern coastal Atlantic waters or tributaries; adults do not die after spawning

(... is a kind of salmon ) male salmon that has recently spawned

(... is a kind of salmon ) female salmon that has recently spawned

(salmon is a part of ...) flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae

(... is a member of salmon) salmon and trout

Definition 2: a pale pinkish orange color - [noun denoting attribute]

(salmon is a kind of ...) a color that has hue

Definition 3: flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae - [noun denoting food]

(salmon is a kind of ...) the flesh of fish used as food

"in Japan most fish is eaten raw" "after the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat" "they have a chef who specializes in fish"

(... is a kind of salmon ) fatty pink flesh of fish from northern coastal Atlantic; usually marketed fresh

(... is a kind of salmon ) fatty red flesh of salmon of Pacific coast and rivers

(... is a kind of salmon ) pink or white flesh of large Pacific salmon

(... is a kind of salmon ) fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes

(... is a kind of salmon ) salmon cured by smoking

(... is a kind of salmon ) salted and smoked salmon

(... is part of salmon) any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn

Definition 4: a tributary of the Snake River in Idaho - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for salmon in the sense of this definition

(salmon is an instance of ...) a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek)

"the river was navigable for 50 miles"

(... is part of salmon) a state in the Rocky Mountains

Definition 5: of orange tinged with pink - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for salmon in the sense of this definition

(salmon is similar to ...) being or having or characterized by hue

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