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- proper n. A mythological giant lumberjack.
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- n. a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and Canada
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A spark of envy burned him as he thought of the wide-shouldered men with leathered faces running chainsaws and bulldozers and he quashed a sophomoric image of himself, newly Paul Bunyan — like, scooping a grateful Anna from the jaws of death.
“Nobody warned me Paul Bunyan would be here today,” he said, handing over the prize.