josser

I.
/ˈdʒɒsə/ (say 'josuh)

noun NZ
a person who josses.
{joss1 + -er1}
II.
/ˈdʒɒsə/ (say 'josuh)

noun Colloquial
a parson.
{joss3 + -er1}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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