pokelogan

pokelogan

(ˈpəʊkˌləʊɡən)
n
(Physical Geography) Canadian another name for bogan1
[C19: from Ojibwa pokenogun]
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Now and then we passed what McCauslin called a pokelogan, an Indian term for what the drivers might have reason to call a poke-logs-in, an inlet that leads nowhere.
They were particularly numerous where there was a small bay, or pokelogan, as it is called, bordered by a strip of meadow, or separated from the river by a low peninsula covered with coarse grass, wool-grass, etc.