Bella Coola(redirected from Nuxalk) Midwinter Rite)
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Bel·la Coo·la(bĕl′ə ko͞o′lə)
n. pl. Bella Coola or Bel·la Coo·las
1. A member of a Native American people inhabiting the coast of British Columbia along the Bella Coola River, a short stream flowing westward into a channel of Queen Charlotte Sound.
2. The Salishan language of the Bella Coola.
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