Informal. a person who inhabits, works in, or is exceptionally familiar with swamps.
a general assistant or laborer; menial.
a person who trims felled trees into logs at a logging camp or sawmill.
Citizens Band Radio Slang. a motorist or truck driver, especially one using a CB radio.
a person who lives or works in a swampy region, esp in the southern US
a person who clears a swamp of trees and undergrowth or who clears a path in a forest for transporting logs
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noun, Pathology, Veterinary Pathology. 1. leptospirosis. 2. Also called infectious anemia of horses. an equine viral disease characterized by weakness and recurring fever, transmitted by contaminated food and water. 3. malaria. noun 1. Also called equine infectious anaemia. a viral disease of horses characterized by recurring fever, staggering gait, and general debility 2. (US) another […]
noun, plural swampfishes (especially collectively) swampfish. 1. a small fish, Chologaster cornuta, related to the cavefishes, inhabiting swamps and streams of the Atlantic coastal plain, having small but functional eyes and almost transparent skin.
noun 1. marsh gas. noun 1. a gaseous decomposition product of organic matter, consisting primarily of methane. noun 1. a hydrocarbon gas largely composed of methane formed when organic material decays in the absence of air marsh gas n. See methane.
noun, Ornithology. 1. any of several large Old World gallinules varying from purple to white, all possibly belonging to the single species Porphyrio porphyrio.