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darg

[dahrg] /dɑrg/
noun
1.
Scot. and North England. a day's work.
2.
Australian. a fixed or definite amount of work; a work quota.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English dawerk, daiwerk, Old English dægweorc, equivalent to dæg day + weorc work
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darg

/dɑːɡ/
noun
1.
(Scot & Northern English, dialect) a day's work
Word Origin
C15: formed by syncope from day-work
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