huchen

noun
hu·​chen | \ ˈhükən, -ḵ- \
variants: or less commonly huch \ -​k , -​ḵ \
plural -s

Definition of huchen

: a large elongate predacious game fish (Hucho hucho) of the Danube that resembles the Atlantic salmon but may attain a weight of 130 pounds

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“Huchen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/huchen. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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