Origin of oysterman
Also called oys·ter·er.
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The cheerful motto of the oysterman is, "The muddier the water the fatter the oyster."Preventable Diseases
"That was the Oysterman who passed us," said Milly, with a pale face.
The Oysterman 'll kill you, or beat you senseless, if you go; and then what could you do?
I wonder what sort of a woman you'd ever be fond of, Oysterman!
The Oysterman must have stolen it from Welsh Tom that dreadful night.
- a person who gathers, cultivates, or sells oysters
- a boat used in gathering oysters
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