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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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As soon as I was mounted, holding on to Dogger's belt, the supervisor gave the word, and the party struck out at a bouncing trot on the road to Dr.
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.
at " He accepts dogging is risky behaviour and says he was hounded by boy racers and threatened by another dogger for approaching a couple.He added: "Now older and wiser, I do recognise that I took risks with my personal safety and it is one of the main reasons I weaned myself off it.
The British Grand Fleet defeated the German High Seas Fleet in the Battle of Dogger Bank in the North Sea.
Tees Valley mayor Ben Houchen, has said the heliport would bring long-term jobs to Teesside as part of operations to service and maintain the world's largest wind project, Dogger Bank.
Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has said the heliport would bring long term jobs to Teesside as part of operations to service and maintain the world's largest wind project, Dogger Bank.
And she can see Dogger there, her one and only friend.
Among those being honoured are Charles Taylor, who died on January 24, 1915, at Dogger Bank in the North Sea.
The largest known UK quake was near Dogger Bank in the North Sea in 1931 at 6.1.
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.