Keywords: shift (work), shift work

Sign Definition

As a Noun

1. A set period of time during which people work in a factory. English = shift.
2. Work which is done for periods of time during different shifts throughout the day. English = shift work.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. To work on a shift.
2. To be working irregular hours on shift work.


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