Definitions

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  • n. One who searches for ores; a prospector.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who searches for ores; a prospector.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A miner who takes work as tribute, or who receives as his pay a certain proportion of the ore obtained; a tributer.

Etymologies

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Borrowed from Spanish buscón ("searcher"), from buscar ("to search").

Examples

  • Here is a really great look at baseball in the Dominican Republic following a buscon (or player agent).

    Amazin' Avenue

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