oquassa

noun

oquas·​sa
ōˈkwäsə
plural oquassa or oquassas
: a small rather slender trout (Salvelinus oquassa) found in the Rangeley lakes of Maine

Word History

Etymology

from Oquassa (Rangeley lake), lake in western Maine

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“Oquassa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oquassa. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.

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