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What does "do" mean?

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What does "do" mean?

Posted: 24 Jul 2014 9:55PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 24 Jul 2014 9:57PM GMT
Surnames: Bolton
My great grandfather was on the Oriana in 1924, sailing from Peru to Liverpool. The record states "do" for occupation. Does it mean declined to offer?

Also, in a notice of probate upon his death, it says his name and then "of Peruvian House 4 Windsor Terrace Dipton..." ; does this mean that the notice is stating that his residence was in Peru, but that the other part was his address in Dipton, Durham? They crammed a lot of information in that obituary with no punctuation in between, so it's not apparent.
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