xgüüs [x/*güüs]
intransitive verb. catch salmon; usage: In the Autumn when they are red and in the fresh water. Usually you can catch them really easily by hooking them out from under the bank because they're trapped on their way upstream. Lax Kw'alaams dialect.
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Related entries: Plural g̱a̱xgüüs  catch salmon

Bibliographic sources: Dunn, Practical Dictionary entry: 444. Dunn, Practical Dictionary entry: 2146.
Source: Draft Dictionary entry.