jinker

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jinker

(ˈdʒɪŋkə)
n
Austral a vehicle for transporting timber, consisting of a tractor and two sets of wheels for supporting the logs
[of unknown origin]
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These include economic factors within isolated communities having limited resources, the influence of seers and prophesying for those who make an uncertain living from the sea, as well as accounts of male witches and unlucky "jinkers" who bring misfortune in their wake.
So, does he feel he is the last of the big-time jinkers?