dock-walloper
dock-walloper dock-walloper n. a laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a port.

Syn: stevedore, loader, longshoreman, docker, dockhand, dock worker, lumper. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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