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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any freshwater salmonoid food fish of the genus Thymallus and family Thymallidae; Also: Any butterfly of the satyrid genus Hipparchia and related genera, esp H. semele of Europe

Usage examples (30)
  • The grayling is the deadest-hearted and the foolishest-headed fish that swims.
  • "The grayling is a unique part of the natural heritage of Montana," said Leah Elwell, conservation coordinator for the Federation of Fly Fishers.
  • Others that were once of primary importance to state anglers - such as grayling - are now a distant memory, having been fully extirpated from state waters.
  • That includes trout grayling rainbow perch and pike. for more
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