doss down

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v doss down sleep in a convenient place "You can crash here, though it's not very comfortable"
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Usage

In literature:

Doss climbed up, and sat looking down at it.
"The Story of an African Farm" by (AKA Ralph Iron) Olive Schreiner
The party crossed Barnes Common in the small hours of the Monday morning, and dossed on Banstead Downs that night.
"Boy Woodburn" by Alfred Ollivant
The Staff have made up their minds that we should be very much in the wrong box if we dossed down on the toe of the Peninsula.
"Gallipoli Diary, Volume I" by Ian Hamilton
He had got his battery into position at about two o'clock, and they had dossed down beside the guns.
"Pushed and the Return Push" by George Herbert Fosdike Nichols, (AKA Quex)
He went down and ate breakfast with Carline, and the two went up and got Doss's outfit at the hotel.
"The River Prophet" by Raymond S. Spears
You shall have the bunk, and I'll doss down on the floor.
"My Lord Duke" by E. W. Hornung
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In science:

When hSz i = S , the down-spin bands agree completely with each other in both cases because the DOS’s were determined only by the energy of antiparallel coupling EM + I S .
Carrier States and Ferromagnetism in Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors
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