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oolachan

[oo-luh-kahn]
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noun, plural oo·la·chans, (especially collectively) oo·la·chan. Chiefly Canadian.
  1. eulachon.
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  • The oolachan, or candle-fish, is a valuable product of these waters, chiefly of the Fraser and Nasse rivers.

    On Canada's Frontier

    Julian Ralph