: a young fishespecially: a newly hatched salmon when still attached to the yolk sac
Examples of alevin in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe pictures range from aerial landscape shots to extreme closeups of things like the jaws and eyes of salmon, freshly hatched alevin, and roe.
David James, Anchorage Daily News, 19 Jan. 2020
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