noun ... a hearty old salt; a veteran bayman, oysterman, crabber, commercial fisherman or other sort that works on the water for a living; not a newbie; also characterized by a hardened demeanor with somewhat wry sensibilities; tough sob's
synonym: old salt; barnacle bill; popeye
gender neutral term but given that maricultural and fishing operations are dominated by men more commonly associated with a masculine id
hey, check out that sea hag over on the dock. he's got a nice haul of some cherrystones.