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- n. A small salmon with red flesh, Onchorynchus nerka, found in the coastal waters of the northern Pacific.
- n. The edible flesh of this fish.
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- n. fatty red flesh of salmon of Pacific coast and rivers
- n. small salmon with red flesh; found in rivers and tributaries of the northern Pacific and valued as food; adults die after spawning
From Halkomelem sθeqey, probably meaning red fish. (Wiktionary)