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English definition of “dab hand”

dab hand

noun [C] uk   UK informal us  
someone who is very good at a particular activity: Binns was a dab hand at cricket and played for his county in his youth. Carlo's a dab hand in the kitchen (= good at cooking), isn't he?Experts and specialists
(Definition of dab hand from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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