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Definition of Dip

Dip
Dip Dip, n. 1. A gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the performer, resting on his hands, lets his arms bend and his body sink until his chin is level with the bars, and then raises himself by straightening his arms. 2. In the turpentine industry, the viscid exudation, which is dipped out from incisions in the trees; as, virgin dip (the runnings of the first year), yellow dip (the runnings of subsequent years). 3. (A["e]ronautics) A sudden drop followed by a climb, usually to avoid obstacles or as the result of getting into an airhole.
Dip
Dip Dip, n. 1. The action of dipping or plunging for a moment into a liquid. ``The dip of oars in unison.' --Glover. 2. Inclination downward; direction below a horizontal line; slope; pitch. 3. A liquid, as a sauce or gravy, served at table with a ladle or spoon. [Local, U.S.] --Bartlett. 4. A dipped candle. [Colloq.] --Marryat. Dip of the horizon (Astron.), the angular depression of the seen or visible horizon below the true or natural horizon; the angle at the eye of an observer between a horizontal line and a tangent drawn from the eye to the surface of the ocean. Dip of the needle, or Magnetic dip, the angle formed, in a vertical plane, by a freely suspended magnetic needle, or the line of magnetic force, with a horizontal line; -- called also inclination. Dip of a stratum (Geol.), its greatest angle of inclination to the horizon, or that of a line perpendicular to its direction or strike; -- called also the pitch.

Meaning of Dip from wikipedia

- Dip or DIP, may refer to: Dip may refer to: Dip, a name in Gujarati meaning Diya Dip Gogoi (born 1951), Indian politician Dip Orange (1900–1946), American...
- The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit (and When to Stick) (2007) is the tenth published book by Seth Godin. It is a 76 page book that illustrates...
- Strike and dip refer to the orientation or attitude of a geologic feature. The strike line of a bed, fault, or other planar feature, is a line representing...
- A dip or dipping sauce is a common condiment for many types of food. Dips are used to add flavor or texture to a food, such as pita bread, dumplings,...
- fault trace; dip-slip, offset is predominantly vertical and/or perpendicular to the fault trace; or oblique-slip, combining strike and dip slip. In a strike-slip...
- skinny dipping, is the practice of bathing naked, whether in natural bodies of water, in swimming pools, or in hot tubs. The term skinny-dip was first...
- A French dip sandwich, also known as a beef dip, is a hot sandwich consisting of thinly sliced roast beef (or, sometimes, other meats) on a "French roll"...
- A plunge dip (or simply, a dip) is a bath designed to immerse livestock in liquid pesticide or other treatment. Typically a dip is designed as a narrow...
- Magnetic dip, dip angle, or magnetic inclination is the angle made with the horizontal by the Earth's magnetic field lines. This angle varies at different...
- Double dip or double dipping may refer to: Chips and dip § Double-dipping, biting a chip and then re-dipping it into a dip Double Dip (confectionery),...
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