from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A group of employees working during the day in a factory or business.
  • noun The period of time for such work.

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  • noun Regularly scheduled work during daylight hours, especially 8AM to 4PM.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun workers who work during the day (as 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • noun the work shift during the day (as 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)


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