Pronunciation: (skwom'ish, skwô'mish), [key]
—pl. -mish•es, (esp. collectively) -mish for 1.
1. a member of a North American Indian people of the southwestern coast of British Columbia.
2. the Salishan language of the Squamish. Also,Squawmish.
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