or sand hog
[ sand-hog, -hawg ]
/ ˈsændˌhɒg, -ˌhɔg /
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a laborer who digs or works in sand.
a person who works, usually in a caisson, in digging underwater tunnels.
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British Dictionary definitions for sandhog
/ (ˈsændˌhɒɡ) /
mainly US and Canadian a person who works in underground or underwater construction projects
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