spudder

noun

spud·​der
ˈspədə(r)
plural -s
1
a
: one that sets up and operates a well-drilling machine
b
: a light duty drilling rig used primarily to start a new well
2
b
: a tool that removes bark from timber : barker, bark spud

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“Spudder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spudder. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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