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English definition of “dogsbody”

dogsbody

noun [C]   /ˈdɒɡzbɒdi/ UK
someone who has to do boring jobs for someone else Servants, slaves and underlings
(Definition of dogsbody noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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