from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A group of employees working during the night in a factory or business.
- n. The period of time for such work.
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- n. A regularly scheduled period of work, during evening or night hours, especially 4 PM to midnight or midnight to 8 AM.
- n. A group of workers who work during the night.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. workers who work during the night (as midnight to 8 a.m.)
- n. the work shift during the night (as midnight to 8 a.m.)
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