truttaceous

Resembling a trout

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • Truttaceous — Trut*ta ceous, a. [LL. trutta a trout, L. tructa. See {Trout}.] (Zo[ o]l.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a trout; as, fish of the truttaceous kind. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • truttaceous — trut·ta·ceous …   English syllables

  • truttaceous —   a. pertaining to or like trout …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • truttaceous — |trə|tāshəs adjective Etymology: New Latin truttaceus, from Medieval Latin trutta trout + Latin aceus aceous : of, relating to, or resembling a trout …   Useful english dictionary

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