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English adjective: salmon

1. salmon of orange tinged with pink

Synonymspink-orange, pinkish-orange


Antonymsachromatic, neutral

English noun: salmon

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

Broader (hypernym)food fish, salmonid

Narrower (hyponym)Atlantic salmon, blackfish, blue jack, blueback salmon, chinook, chinook salmon, chum, chum salmon, coho, coho salmon, cohoe, king salmon, Oncorhynchus keta, Oncorhynchus kisutch, Oncorhynchus nerka, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha, quinnat salmon, red salmon, redfish, Salmo salar, silver salmon, sockeye, sockeye salmon

Part holonymsalmon

Member meronymfamily Salmonidae, Salmonidae

2. Salmon (object) a tributary of the Snake River in Idaho

SynonymsSalmon River

Instance hypernymriver

Part meronymGem State, ID, Idaho

3. salmon (food) flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae

Broader (hypernym)fish

Narrower (hyponym)Atlantic salmon, chinook, chinook salmon, coho, coho salmon, cohoe, king salmon, kippered salmon, red salmon, silver salmon, smoked salmon, sockeye, sockeye salmon

Part meronymsalmon

4. salmon (attribute) a pale pinkish orange color

Broader (hypernym)chromatic color, chromatic colour, spectral color, spectral colour

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