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English definition of “sheep dip”

sheep dip

noun [C or U]    
a liquid in which sheep are washed in order to kill harmful insects living in their wool , or the container in which the liquid is putImproving fertility and pest control
(Definition of sheep dip noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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