shrimper

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noun shrimp·er \ˈshrim-pər, especially Southern ˈsrim-\

Definition of shrimper

  1. 1 :  a shrimp fisherman

  2. 2 :  a boat engaged in shrimping

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First Known Use of shrimper

1835

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