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dog work

noun, Informal.
1.
tedious labor; drudgery.
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  • I arranged for him to visit me and see the dog work, and he was surprised at what he witnessed.

    Sporting Dogs

    Frank Townend Barton
  • The country over which they were traveling, moreover, was ideal for dog work.

    The Boy With the U. S. Survey Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  • You want to see de gran' dog work you jes' shoot wan caribou.

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