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Definition of daily dozen in English:


informal , dated
Regular exercises, especially those done first thing in the morning: that ten-minute daily dozen
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  • Rising at half past seven, he would do the ‘daily dozen’ stretching exercises and breakfast off toast, marmalade and a mug of tea.
  • Typical physical training regimes consist of the ‘daily dozen,’ and for the most part, are oriented toward high Army physical fitness training scores.
  • Every morning I go and do my daily dozen under the trees before breakfast.

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