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Definition of a hoot owl

hoot owl


  • The night shift, especially in the coal-mining industry in Kentucky and West Virginia, USA.

    "He's working the hoot owl now."

    Last edited on Aug 06 2011. Submitted by Anonymous from Eastern, KY 41640, USA on Aug 06 2011.

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