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dugout:

see canoecanoe
, long, narrow watercraft with sharp ends originally used by most peoples. It is usually propelled by means of paddles, although sails and, more recently, outboard motors are also used.
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dugout

[′dəg‚au̇t]
(ordnance)
Underground shelter built to protect troops, ammunition, and material from gunfire.

dugout

A primitive shelter, often consisting of an excavation in a bank of sloping terrain that is roofed with bark laid over a pole framework, then covered with sod; also see half-dugout.
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He walked out, still in a daze, to the acclaim of the crowd, paused for the photographers to get their pictures of him waving to the Forest fans, then jumped into the dugout.
Tenders are invited for Dugouts - Shepherd Stadium.
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I have been ready to return to the dugout for a couple of weeks now, but I have actually found sitting in the stand a bit of an advantage," he said.
The away dugout is at Philip's office, the home of his toy wholesales business, Kayes of Cardiff.
A bottle of water landed in the crowd behind the dugout and complaints were made to the police.
The fold-up dugout can seat between four and six people and allows managers, coaches and non-playing footballers to watch the game from the touchline protected from the weather.
The Bluebirds owner - and his fellow City directors - refused to go to Thursday night's game with Brighton after being told by the home club that he couldn't sit in the dugout.
After the third out, O'Neill started jogging toward the dugout, his eyes trained straight ahead with the chant still swelling around him.
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