lumper

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lumper (plural lumpers)

  1. The viviparous eelpout.
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Etymology 2[edit]

lump +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

lumper (plural lumpers)

  1. Extra labor hired by a trucking company to assist a driver and/or customer unloading or loading a truck.
  2. (biology, linguistics) A scientist in one of various fields who prefers to keep categories such as species or dialects together in larger groups.
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  • (one who uses broad categories): splitter

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