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[Halkomelem (Salishan language of southwest British Columbia) sε´sq'əč.]
(Non-European Myth & Legend) (in Canadian folklore) in British Columbia, a hairy beast or manlike monster said to leave huge footprints
Sas•quatch(ˈsæs kwɒtʃ, -kwætʃ)
a large, hairy humanoid creature reputed to inhabit wilderness areas of the U.S. and Canada, esp. the Pacific Northwest.Also called Bigfoot.
[1925–30; < Mainland Halkomelem (Salishan language of SW British Columbia) sέsq̉əc]