dogger


noun

  1. a two-masted Dutch fishing vessel with a blunt bow, used in the North Sea.

noun Metalworking.

  1. an assistant at a drawbench.

noun

  1. a Dutch fishing vessel with two masts

noun

  1. a large concretion of consolidated material occurring in certain sedimentary rocks

noun

  1. Australian a hunter of dingoes

noun

  1. geology a formation of mid-Jurassic rocks in N England
n.

“two-masted fishing boat,” used in North Sea fishery, mid-14c., of unknown origin. It likely is the source of the name Dogger Bank (1660s) for the great banks of shoals in the North Sea.

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