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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

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

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


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