Specksioneer
Specksioneer Speck`sion*eer", n. The chief harpooner, who also directs in cutting up the speck, or blubber; -- so called among whalers. [1913 Webster]

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  • specksioneer — specktioneer or specksioneer /spek shən ērˈ/ noun The chief harpooner in whale fishing • • • Main Entry: ↑speck …   Useful english dictionary

  • specktioneer — or specksioneer /spek shən ērˈ/ noun The chief harpooner in whale fishing • • • Main Entry: ↑speck …   Useful english dictionary

  • spectioneer — variant of specksioneer …   Useful english dictionary

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