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English definition of “dip”

dip

noun (LIQUID)    /dɪp/
[C or U] a cold , thick sauce that you eat by dipping pieces of uncooked vegetable or biscuits , etc. into it: cheese / salsa dipSauces, dressings, dips and pickles [C usually singular] a quick swim : a dip in the sea / pool Swimming [C or U] a special liquid used for cleaning , etc.: a silver dip sheep dipCleaning agents
(Definition of dip noun (LIQUID) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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