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doze 1

 (dōz)
v. dozed, doz·ing, doz·es
v.intr.
To sleep lightly and intermittently.
v.tr.
To spend (time) dozing or as if dozing: dozed the summer away.
n.
A short, light sleep.
Phrasal Verb:
doze off
To fall into a light sleep.

[Probably of Scandinavian origin.]

doz′er n.

doze 2

 (dōz)
intr. & tr.v. dozed, doz·ing, doz·es
To use a bulldozer; bulldoze.
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dozer

(ˈdəʊzə)
n
(Automotive Engineering) chiefly US short for bulldozer
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doz•er1

(ˈdoʊ zər)

n.
a person who naps.
[1700–10; doze1 + -er1]

doz•er2

(ˈdoʊ zər)

n. Informal.
[by shortening]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dozer - large powerful tractordozer - large powerful tractor; a large blade in front flattens areas of ground
angledozer - a bulldozer with an angled moldboard to push earth to one side
tractor - a wheeled vehicle with large wheels; used in farming and other applications
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Summary: According to Fact.MR's recently developed report, expansion of the global dozer market is projected to remain moderate through the forecast period, 2017 to 2026, in terms of value as well as volume.
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Using DVEO transcoders featuring DOZER ARQ technology, it receives error-free IP video in Noumea, the territory capital.
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