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a legendary giant lumberjack, an American folk hero.
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How to use Paul Bunyan in a sentence
Wood plays a role in American folklore, housing Abe Lincoln and employing Paul Bunyan.Wildfires Are Getting Worse, So Why Is the U.S. Still Building Homes With Wood?|Alana Semuels|June 2, 2021|Time
Based on his sock puppet, I expected him to be a burly bearded giant clad in plaid—basically, a Canadian Paul Bunyan.Canada’s Subversive Sock Puppet: Ed the Sock Isn’t Afraid to Say Anything|Soraya Roberts|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The best authorities never recounted Paul Bunyan's exploits in narrative form.
Paul Bunyan has become a part of the every day life of the loggers.
Paul Bunyan had his setbacks the same as every logger only his were worse.
In all of these ways Paul Bunyan is the idealization of the lumberjack.Paul Bunyan and His Loggers|Otis T. Howd
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