Pollan
Pollan Pol"lan, n. [Cf. Gael. pollag a kind of fish.] (Zo["o]l.) A lake whitefish ({Coregonus pollan}), native of Ireland. In appearance it resembles a herring. [1913 Webster]

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  • Coregonus pollan — Pollan Pol lan, n. [Cf. Gael. pollag a kind of fish.] (Zo[ o]l.) A lake whitefish ({Coregonus pollan}), native of Ireland. In appearance it resembles a herring. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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