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[awf-doo-tee, -dyoo-, of-] /ˈɔfˈdu ti, -ˈdyu-, ˈɒf-/

not engaged in the performance of one’s usual work:
an off-duty police officer.
of, relating to, or during a period when a person is not at work.

1743, from off (adv.) + duty.


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