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Whitefish

 

A freshwater food fish—closely related to the trout and salmon—found in waters of the Northern Hemisphere.

 

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The name Whitefish was assigned to SS-432—a Balao-class submarine to be built at Philadelphia, Pa., by the Cramp Shipbuilding Co.—but the contract for her construction was cancelled on 29 July 1944.