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English definition of “lumberjack”

lumberjack

noun [C]     /ˈlʌm.bə.dʒæk/ US  /-bɚ-/ (also lumberman)
( especially in the US and Canada) a person whose job is to cut down trees that will be used for building , etc. or to transport trees that have been cut downForestry
(Definition of lumberjack noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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