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timberman

(ˈtɪmbəmən)
n, pl -men
(Animals) any of various longicorn beetles that have destructive wood-eating larvae. Also called: timberman beetle
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Noun1.timberman - an owner or manager of a company that is engaged in lumbering
owner, proprietor - (law) someone who owns (is legal possessor of) a business; "he is the owner of a chain of restaurants"
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She praised the efforts of local ecologists, including Badenoch and Strathspey Conservation Group, who are helping the team locate rare pine hover flies, Kentish glory moths and timberman beetles.