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pokelogan

[pohk-loh-guh n] /ˈpoʊkˌloʊ gən/
noun, Northeastern U.S.
1.
marshy or stagnant water that has branched off from a stream or lake.
Also, pokeloken
[pohk-loh-kuh n] /ˈpoʊkˌloʊ kən/ (Show IPA)
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Also called logan.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50 (earlier as placename); origin uncertain; no AmerInd source substantiated; cf. bogan
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pokelogan

/ˈpəʊkˌləʊɡən/
noun
1.
(Canadian) another name for bogan1
Word Origin
C19: from Ojibwa pokenogun
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