Definition of Oolakans
1. oolakan [n] - See also: oolakan
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oolakans
oolakans (current term)
Literary usage of Oolakans
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Apostle of Alaska: The Story of William Duncan, of Metlakahtla by John William Arctander (1909)
"Further down, the spring salmon, which are after the oolakans, as well as the gulls and the Indians,—jumping out of the water in their mad chase. ..."
2. A History of the Mental Growth of Mankind in Ancient Times by John Shertzer Hittell (1893)
"... have a lath fifteen feet long with barbed nails for striking the water in a shoal of oolakans, and catch a dozen at a blow. ..."
3. Sessional Papers by Ontario Legislative Assembly (1907)
"... $500000; cod, $50000; dogfish, for oil, $50000; smelts, $25000; oolakans, $15000; oysters, $20000; shellfish, $20000, and byproducts $500000. ..."
4. Monthly Consular and Trade Reports by United States Bureau of Manufactures (1906)
"... $500000; cod, $50000; dogfish, for oil, $50000; smelts, $-25000; oolakans, $15.000; oysters, $20000; shellfish, $20000, and by-products, $500.000. ..."