- a person or thing that scallops.
Origin of scalloper
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Examples from the Web for scalloper
Previous to this year, permits were required from every scalloper.
Licenses costing $1 are required by the selectmen of every scalloper.
The scalloper, wading on the flats at low tide, gathers the scallops by shoving the "pusher" among the eel grass.
Shellfish permits costing $2 are required of every scalloper.
Every scalloper is required to have a permit, the boatmen paying $2, the skiff scallopers $1, respectively.