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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.
The SeaRoc Group, experts in offshore renewable energy since 2002, and providers of SeaPlanner, are one of few companies currently operating on the world s furthest offshore wind farm developments, having completed successful maintenance works in September at the Dogger Bank met masts for Forewind.
The Dogger Bank Teesside A and B project would see as many as 400 turbines built in the North Sea, around 100 miles off the coast.
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?
At the battle of Dogger Bank on January 24, 1915, squadrons of the British Grand Fleet and the German High Seas Fleet clashed in the North Sea.
It hit Dogger Bank, 60 miles offshore, but damaged buildings on England's East Coast
The ghost of the area will be familiar to listeners of the Shipping Forecast as Dogger Bank, a sandbank in a shallow area of the North Sea.
The most significant addition this year is the UK's designation of Dogger Bank (12A 330A square kilometers), a shallow sea area featuring submerged sandbanks in the central part of the North Sea.
Discreet Brief has produced three other winners including Dogger Bank, who was Listed-placed over one mile and three furlongs despite being by top sprinter Oasis Dream, and the smart hurdler Secret Dancer.