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noun 
  1. (obsolete) a time; a turn or occasion
  2. (obsolete) a turn of work; a labour or item of business
  3. an odd-job, a chore or piece of housework
  4. a charlady, a woman employed to do housework; cleaning lady
"I had to scrub the kitchen today, because the couldn"t come"
verb (chars, charing, charred)
  1. (obsolete) to turn, especially away or aside
  2. to work, especially to do housework
  • 1893, She explained that she was the commissionaire's wife, who did the charing, and I gave her the order for the coffee. " Arthur Conan Doyle, "The Naval Treaty" (Norton 2005, p.677)

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