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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

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]
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"The additional benefits of quality and ease of access within Dubai and to potential markets in the neighbouring emirates and the wider region make DIP an ideal investment destination," it said.
As the first-of-its kind development in the region which set new standards for labour as well as staff accommodation way back in 2001, the DIP labour accommodations maintains the best health and cleanliness standards, with regular inspections by site supervisors as well as Dubai Municipality officials.
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DIP's industrial zone has benefitted from the enhancements to the road infrastructure, seeing increased connectivity to regional and international transport linkages, access to markets and speedy delivery of raw materials to manufacturing units, research and development laboratories and for processing to assembly.
Omar Al Mesmar, GM at Dubai Investment Park, said: "DIP's strategic location makes it one of the most sought-after developments for tenants and businesses alike.
As part of DIP's concerted efforts, an amount of AED 125 million has been allocated towards improvement of public facilities, pedestrian track maintenance and upgradation of existing infrastructure, and air conditioned bus shelters, which are scheduled to escalate from 9 to 20 units by the end of the year.
Omar Al Mesmar, general manager, Dubai Investment Park, said: "DIP's strategic location makes it one of the most sought-after developments for tenants and businesses alike.
No matter which holiday or celebration you're enjoying, crackers and dip are almost certain to be part of the festivities.