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lumper

a taxonomist who tends to group organisms together and then form large taxa, as distinct from one who forms many taxa (a SPLITTER).
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Funds can also be sent directly to lumper service companies if needed.
The new platform claims to offer instant, safe lumper payments to carriers, lumpers and truck drivers.
In history writing, there is an old division between lumpers and splitters.
If it is good to have both 'lumpers' and 'splitters', the tent should be large enough to host both manuscript hunters and reconstructors.
The problem in defining the term can be summarized by that ever present philosophical dichotomy of whether one considers themselves a "lumper" or a "splitter." In this context, lumpers are people who mentally emphasize the similarities of an event instead of the differences, and, according to Wikipedia, splitters are those people who reject simplistic classifications and would rather emphasize the differences.
The lumpers refuse to recognize the multiple speciations argued for by the splitters and vice-versa.
Gym was a bit of an ordeal because those blue, elasticated shorts they made you wear were simply not made for lumpers like me.
2002), propuesta apoyada por autores "lumpers" (sensu Simpson 1945), que consideran validas la mayoria de las familias de "Laparosticti" (sensu Balthasar 1963), pero las subfamilias de Melolonthidae (sensu Endrodi 1966) las incluyen en la familia Scarabaeidae como el conjunto de grupos de especies fitofagas (Pleurosticti) diferente a los grupos coprofagos (Scarabaeinae y Aphodiinae).
"I don't profess to know a lot about what goes on at the scrum, but there are six very happy lumpers in our changing room.
In recent years the taxonomic "splitters" have held sway over the "lumpers"--especially in hunting circles--so that figure of 604 includes many lookalike races and subspecies, some of which are a bit squishy on pure scientific ground, like some of the chamois, snow sheep, and ibex.
The guys he refers to were temporary day laborers who showed up at the dock looking for a few hours' pay and are known in the industry as "lumpers." They weren't employees of the shipper, the trucker or the warehouse.