noun, plural gyppos. Slang.
a logger who operates on a small budget and typically gleans the timberlands already cut by larger companies.
Also called gyppo logger.

probably ellipsis from gyppo logger, gyppo outfit, etc.; gyppo orig., someone willing to do piecework, usually a non-union worker (probably employed by such logging companies); see gyp1, -o Unabridged
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gyppo (ˈdʒɪpəʊ)
n , pl -pos
slang a derogatory term for Gypsy

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