Meaning of “graveyard shift” in the English Dictionary

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"graveyard shift" in Business English

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graveyard shiftnoun [ C ]


a period of working time that is late at night or in the early hours of the morning:

work (on) the graveyard shift He paid for his studies by working the graveyard shift as a hospital cleaner.

(Definition of “graveyard shift” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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