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English definition of “night shift”

night shift

noun     WORKPLACE, HR
[C] a period in the night during which a particular group of employees work : on the night shift They do not have the resources to put more than two officers on the night shift . I've been asked to work the night shift next week .
[S] the group of employees who work for a period during the night : I knew we had problems with the night shift .
(Definition of night shift noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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