day's work

noun

Definition of day's work

  1. 1 :  the amount of work during one day prescribed or required on a given job :  the legal amount of work in terms of hours as governed by statute or by agreement

  2. 2 :  the reckoning and observations made for 24 hours from noon to noon to determine a ship's position

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First Known Use of day's work

before 12th century


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