Lumper

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Lumper may refer to:

  • Lumper (taxonomy), slang for one who takes a gestalt view of a definition in various fields such as history, linguistics, software engineering, taxonomy, or liturgical studies
  • A docker who unloads fish at British fishing ports, or formerly in Australia anyone engaged in loading and unloading ships' cargo
  • Slang for a person who loads/unloads a semi-trailer

As a proper noun, Lumper may refer to:

  • Gottfried Lumper (1747–1800), German Benedictine patristic writer
  • an Irish Lumper, a waxy potato whose vulnerability to blight resulted in mid-19th century famines

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