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dogwatch

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noun dog·watch \ˈdȯg-ˌwäch\

Definition of dogwatch

  1. 1 :  either of two watches of two hours on shipboard that extend from 4 to 6 and 6 to 8 p.m.

  2. 2 :  any of various night shifts; especially :  the last shift



1700

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1700


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