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dip

1. n. a drunkard. (From dipsomaniac.) Buy the dip a drink. That’ll shut him up for a while.
2. and dipper n. a pickpocket. (Underworld.) The dip tried a snatch, but the dupe turned around at the wrong time. The cops picked up three dippers, working as a group, at the fairgrounds.
3. n. a pinch or helping of snuff. He took a dip just before he picked up the bat.
4. n. a wad of chewing tobacco. You could see he had a big dip in his cheek.
5. n. an oaf; a jerk. (Probably from dipshit.) Why are you acting like such a dip?
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Dispose of all wash remaining at the end of a day's dipping.
Officers will be visiting farms and smallholdings to seek their assistance and support in improving the use of sheep dip and dipping practices.
This is the ideal time to kick off an Endless Summer Salads Promotion that features your selection of dipping oils.
On the other hand, some cores can endure 4 weeks or more of storage before dipping and still remain comparable to cores that are dipped immediately.
Parishioners dipping their bread into the cup are coming into contact with the same bacteria as those who drink from it, and they often leave behind a good deal of their own from handling the bread before dipping.
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5m [pounds sterling] spend, the launch included the introduction of 'Pringles Platypus' which highlighted Pringles Dippers as the perfect shape to scoop, giving the perfect dipping experience every time especially with Pringles Dips.
Farmer Brian Jones of Llanarmon yn Ial with his mobile sheep dipping unit Picture: TECWYN ROBERTS
In the Aura process, dipping is done at a controlled temperature and for a specific time ranging from seconds to more than a minute.
By following this guidance, farmers and contractors can reduce both the environment impact and the risk of spreading footand-mouth disease from dipping sheep.
Columbiana, Alabama, installed robotic dipping and grinding work cells, each with an IRB 6400 foundry duty robot from ABB Flexible Automation, Inc.
Inside is a large bubble wand with dipping dish, 4 smaller wands of all different shapes with their own dipping cups, and a 16 oz bottle of Fan Yang Gazillion Bubble solution.
NEW: Give strawberries, other fresh fruits, marshmallows, pretzels, potato chips, cookies or cake pieces a dip in chocolate in a flash with a tub of new Baker's Dipping Chocolate in two varieties - Real Milk Chocolate and Real Dark Semi-Sweet Chocolate.
Dip Room - Flawed dipping techniques and drying practices cause this defect.
Drilling and surface mapping have defined the main east-west structure as a south dipping thrust fault that has an indicated north-northwest movement with conjugate sets of strike-slip ductile shear zones.