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- n. In Australia, a railway enthusiast. Originally derogatory, referring to overly enthusiastic or foolish rail fans. Now refers to railway enthusiasts in general, and the term is often used with pride.
- v. To engage in railway enthusiast activities.
Gunsel (or gunzel) has several definitions, including "an inexperienced youth" or "a clever, crafty, treacherous person"; but Hammett had in mind, as James Sandoe was the first to point out in print, the word's catamite significance.