Reference Entry

dogwatch

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047
dogwatch

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either of two short watches on a ship (4–6 or 6–8 pm); the name refers to the light sleeping of

Reference Entry.  40 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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