Meaning of “sheep dip” in the English Dictionary

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"sheep dip" in British English

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sheep dipnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈʃiːp ˌdɪp/ us /ˈʃiːp ˌdɪp/

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 put

(Definition of “sheep dip” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)