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dogsbody

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdɒɡzbɒdi/ (plural dogsbodies) UK
a person who does boring or unpleasant jobs that people who are considered more important do not want to do: It is possible to become a junior account executive without previous experience - although you would expect to be a dogsbody at first.
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