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DIP


dip

(dip),
1. A downward inclination or slope.
2. A preparation for coating a surface by submersion, as for the destruction of skin parasites.
[M.E. dippen]

dip

(dĭp)
v. dipped, dipping, dips
v.tr.
1. To plunge briefly into a liquid, as in order to wet, coat, or saturate.
2. To immerse (a sheep or other animal) in a disinfectant solution.
n.
A liquid into which something is dipped, as for dyeing or disinfecting.

DIP

dip

Drug slang
A regional slang term for crack cocaine.
 
Obstetrics
See Deceleration.
 
Pulmonology
See Morning dip.
 
Tobacco
See Dipping tobacco.

DIP

Abbreviation for:
desisopropylpropranolol
desquamative interstitial pneumonia
diffuse interstitial pneumonia
digital image processing
Digital Information Policy, see there 
diisopropyl phosphate
distal interphalangeal
drug-induced psychosis

DIP

1. Desquamative interstitial pneumonia, see there.
2. Distal interphalangeal–joint–anatomy.

dip

1. Deceleration–obstetrics, see there.
2. Morning dip, see there.

DIP

Abbreviation for distal interphalangeal joints.

dip

(dip)
1. A downward inclination or slope.
2. A preparation for coating a surface by submersion, as for the destruction of skin parasites.
[M.E. dippen]

dip

1. plunge (vat) or spray dip installations in which insecticide solutions are applied to animals, especially cattle and sheep.
2. the dipping solutions, commonly sodium arsenite, rotenone, synthetic pyrethroids and organophosphorus preparations.
3. to submit animals to dipping.
4. see teat dip.

dip stain
wool fiber stained by improper dipping procedure.
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We chose DIP due to its location and the facilities it provides.
Heinz Ketchup fans have been eagerly awaiting their chance to try Dip & Squeeze Ketchup since it was unveiled in 2010.
Following a serious pollution incident in the area last year, when used dip affected up to 2km of river, farmers are being asked to look at how they dip their sheep and how they can avoid similar incidents.
In one incident, very small quantities of cypermethrin dip used to wash out a lorry that carried dipped sheep poisoned more than 15km of river life in West Wales.
Given the success and huge demand for DIP as a thriving industrial hub, the park has attracted a number of multinationals and international brands, including Danzas, Aujan Industries, Transmed, M.
This has avoided 20,000 car commutes on a daily basis outside the DIP premises, which is equivalent to 311,475 tonnes of CO 2 emissions reduction.
Cheese dip, unlike its kirschwasser-infused cousin, fondue, is far from highbrow.
HUNDREDS of people dressed up as their movie heroes to take an icy dip in the sea yesterday to raise money for a volunteer lifeboat crew.
The percentage of volume sold on promotion for vegetable dips during these holidays ranged between 35% and 43%, while an average of 21% of vegetable dip volume was sold on promotion during the 52-week period.
Morrisons NuMe Moroccan Spiced Squash, pounds 1,40 Thick and full-flavoured but 40% less fat than their usual dip offerings, this is the range to head for if you're watching the waist this summer.
glaceau vitamin water, best mate and official worldwide partner of the London 2012 Olympic games, today announces research findings to show that whilst athletes may be honing their performance and going for gold this summer, Brits face a battle to avoid dipping each day (skip the dip.
Epitomizing the supermarket concept, the French major will be located in DIP-I to serve as a convenient shopping destination for the 100,000-strong DIP community, said a statement from DIP.