Namaycush \Nam"ay*cush\, n. [Indian name.] (Zool.)
A large North American lake trout ( Salvelinus namaycush).
It is usually spotted with red, and sometimes weighs over
forty pounds. Called also Mackinaw trout, lake trout,
lake salmon, salmon trout, togue, and tuladi.
n. lake trout, ''Salvelinus namaycush'', a freshwater char of northern North America.