noun go·pher·man \-mən, -ˌman\

Definition of gopherman



  1. 1 :  a mine worker who extracts ore from pockets that are inaccessible to drilling machines

  2. 2 :  a logger who digs earth from beneath logs at the point where the skidding chain is to be placed —called also gopher, swamper

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a trip made at another's expense

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