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graveyard shift

[′grāv‚yärd ‚shift]
(industrial engineering)
The shift of workers that begins at or around midnight; the last shift of the day.
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The graveyard shift additional pay shall be applied in the entire BPO industry, including those that are located in Information Technology Centers or accredited by PEZA.
Sean Biggerstaff is an art-school student who makes time come to a stop while working the graveyard shift at a supermarket so he can undress women.
Currently, the department has at least four officers on during days, five at night, and four during the graveyard shift, except on Fridays and Saturdays, when graveyard gets five.
In Series One, he lost his TV series for the BBC, his wife had left him and he was working as a DJ, doing the graveyard shift for Radio Norwich and living at the Linton Travel Tavern.
It's possible, even probable, that nighttime noise and light changes benefit staff working the graveyard shift, creating a more stimulating environment that helps workers stay awake.
Apples threw down a few back lips, frontside nosegrinds and front lips on a gap to bench in Martin before watching the graveyard shift street cleaners pack up and the birds bathe in sidewalk pavement puddles.
Then, on the graveyard shift, the swing-shift supervisor would remain, while the day-shift supervisor went home for her day off, and the security director reported in as the fresh supervisor.
While working the graveyard shift 45 to 80 feet below Hollywood Boulevard in 1994, he saw a glint of white through dirt flying from his tunnel-digging machine.
On his best day, Stephen King couldn't have made this up: Homer Stull, a 20year-old kid working the graveyard shift in June 1991 at Liberal, Kansas's National Beef packing plant, died in a tank of cattle blood.
I'm convinced Tim Sherwood will lead Villa to safety, which means the last spot on the graveyard shift is going to be filled in the north-east.

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