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dogger

(ˈdɒɡə)
n
(Nautical Terms) a Dutch fishing vessel with two masts
[C14: probably from Middle Dutch dogge trawler]

dogger

(ˈdɒɡə)
n
(Geological Science) a large concretion of consolidated material occurring in certain sedimentary rocks
[C17: of uncertain origin]

dogger

(ˈdɒɡə)
n
(Hunting) Austral a hunter of dingoes
[C20: from dog (see sense 2a) + -er1]

Dogger

n
(Geological Science) geology a formation of mid-Jurassic rocks in N England
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On the second night she shifted her ballast into the lee bow, and by that time we had been blown off somewhere on the Dogger Bank.
What with Billy Scriven getting someone up the duff, and Igor the dogger being caught out having ten kids and a wife, the chums are more than in need of a holiday.
With owners EDF Energy Renewables currently establishing O&M facilities and permanent offices within the port, the project is set to highlight the port's excellent location for similar O&M wind farm support for major opportunities at Dogger Bank and other Round 3 wind farm zones.
We aim to deliver the same again through both the Dogger Bank and Seagreen offshore wind projects and hope that similar economic benefits will be replicated across the UK offshore wind industry.
The largest known UK quake was near Dogger Bank in the North Sea in 1931 at 6.
Accordingly, Papworth plc is now registered on Rockall and all my assets, such as they are, are held in a trust with the Dogger Bank who should, in future, be applied to for settlement of any of my bills, tax or otherwise.
If the Mono Bucket is successful, then these revolutionary supports could make a big contribution to the success of the wind-turbine arrays to be constructed on the Dogger Bank, and hence also to the UK renewable energy programme and the economy.
Now it's gearing up for the wave of offshore work to come from Dogger Bank Teesside - the largest offshore windfarm in the world, which will require 400 turbines and wil create around 4,700 jobs.
Other books in the top 10 include The Chronicles Of Narnia at sixth, The Very Hungry Caterpillar at seven,V We're Going On A Bear Hunt at eight and Dogger at nine.
The top 10 children's fiction books on the list: 1 Charlie And The Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl, 2 Goodnight Mister Tom by Michelle Magorian, 3 Alice In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, 4 Matilda by Roald Dahl, 5 The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson, 6 The Chronicles Of Narnia by CS Lewis, 7 The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, 8 We're Going On A Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, 9 Dogger by Shirley Hughes, 10 Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak.
In which sea is the sandbank known as the Dogger Bank?
Andrew's diary records other momentous battles including Dogger Bank in January 1915 and Jutland in June 1916.