Definition of Oulachons
1. oulachon [n] - See also: oulachon
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oulachons
oulachons (current term)
Literary usage of Oulachons
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"... herring, cod, oulachons, clams, sturgeon arc also produced in merchantable quantities. Whale fisheries are prosecuted with some success. ..."
2. The Social Organization and the Secret Societies of the Kwakiutl Indians by Franz Boas (1897)
"She replied: "Those are oulachons. They ¡ire fat. Make a trap at the point on the beach where the drift logs are and make a string of grass and try to fish. ..."