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probably from stew entry 1 + bum
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Tosspots, stewbums, and all the rest
stewart white trout
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“Stewbum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stewbum. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.
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