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Related to dozed: dozed off
v. dozed, doz·ing, doz·es
To sleep lightly and intermittently.
To spend (time) dozing or as if dozing: dozed the summer away.
A short, light sleep.
To fall into a light sleep.
[Probably of Scandinavian origin.]
intr. & tr.v. dozed, doz·ing, doz·es
To use a bulldozer; bulldoze.
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(Forestry) chiefly Irish (of timber or rubber) rotten or decayed
[C18: probably from doze]
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