swamper

[swom-per]
noun
1.
Informal. a person who inhabits, works in, or is exceptionally familiar with swamps.
2.
a general assistant or laborer; menial.
3.
a person who trims felled trees into logs at a logging camp or sawmill.
4.
Citizens Band Radio Slang. a motorist or truck driver, especially one using a CB radio.

Origin:
1715–25; swamp + -er1

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swamper (ˈswɒmpə)
 
n
(US)
 a.  a person who lives or works in a swampy region, esp in the southern US
 b.  a person who clears a swamp of trees and undergrowth or who clears a path in a forest for transporting logs

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Example sentences
He followed the swamper and placed the skids on the road.
The head swamper planned the direction of the roads, and swampers would cut the trees down as near the ground as they could.
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