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dip

British English: /dɪp/
American English: /dɪp/

noun

  • 5 (Culinary)
    sauce (f) froide (pour crudités)
  • 6 (Agriculture)
    also: sheep dip
    bain (m) parasiticide
  • 7 (Geology) (of stratum)
    pendage (m)
  • 8 (Physics)
    also: angle of dip magnetic dip
    inclinaison (f) magnétique

transitive verb p prés etc -pp-

  • 1 (put partially)
    tremper (finger, toe, stick, brush) (in, into dans)
  • 4 (British English) (Automobile)to dip one's headlights
    baisser les phares
    dipped headlights
    codes (mpl) , feux (mpl) de croisement
    to drive with dipped headlights
    rouler en code
  • 5 (Technology) (galvanize)
    tremper (metal)

intransitive verb p prés etc -pp-

  • 1 (move downwards)
    (bird, plane)
    piquer
    to dip below the horizon
    (sun)
    disparaître derrière l'horizon
  • 2 (slope downwards)
    (land, field, road)
    être en pente
  • 4 (put hand) to dip into one's bag for something
    chercher quelque chose dans son sac
    [figurative] to dip into the till/one's savings for something
    puiser dans la caisse/ses économies pour quelque chose
  • 5 (read a little)to dip into
    parcourir (book, report)

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Dip

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DIP
British English: /diːʌɪˈpiː/
American English: /ˌdiˌaɪˈpi/

noun

  • (Computing)
    dual in-line package
    boîtier (m) à double rangée de connexions

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