laspring

noun
las·​pring | \ ˈlaspriŋ \
plural laspring or lasprings

Definition of laspring

dialectal, British
: a young salmon

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History and Etymology for laspring

alteration of earlier last-spring, by folk etymology (influence of last entry 2 and spring, noun) from earlier lakspynke, from lax entry 1 + pink (salmon parr)

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“Laspring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/laspring. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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