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[oo-luh-kahn] /ˈu ləˌkɑn/
noun, plural oolachans (especially collectively) oolachan. Chiefly Canadian.
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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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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

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