From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ouananiche \Oua`na`niche"\, n. [Canadian F., of Amer. Indian
   A small landlocked variety of the Atlantic salmon ({Salmo
   salar ounaniche}) of Lake St. John, Canada, and neighboring
   waters, noted for its vigor and activity, and habit of
   leaping from the water when hooked.
   [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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