Found 4 items, similar to dip.
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n 1: a depression in an otherwise level surface; “there was a dip
in the road”
2: (physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the
plane of the horizon [syn: angle of dip
, magnetic dip
3: a thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in
public places [syn: pickpocket
4: tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized foods are
5: a brief immersion
6: a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; “a drop of 57
points on the Dow Jones index”
; “there was a drop in
pressure in the pulmonary artery”
; “a dip in prices”
“when that became known the price of their stock went into
, free fall
7: a candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax
8: a brief swim in water [syn: plunge
9: a gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body
is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the
v 1: immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or
saturate; “dip the garment into the cleaning solution”
“dip the brush into the paint”
2: dip into a liquid while eating; “She dunked the piece of
bread in the sauce”
3: go down momentarily; “Prices dipped”
4: stain an object by immersing it in a liquid
5: switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam
6: lower briefly; “She dipped her knee”
7: appear to move downward; “The sun dipped below the horizon”
“The setting sun sank below the tree line”
8: slope downwards; “Our property dips towards the river”
9: dip into a liquid; “He dipped into the pool”
10: of candles; by dipping the wick into hot, liquid wax
11: immerse in a disinfectant solution; “dip the sheep”
12: scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the
surface; “dip water out of a container”
English → English
, Magnetical \Mag*net"ic*al\
, a. [L.
magneticus: cf. F. magn['e]tique.]
1. Pertaining to the magnet; possessing the properties of the
magnet, or corresponding properties; as, a magnetic bar of
iron; a magnetic needle.
2. Of or pertaining to, or characterized by, the earth's
magnetism; as, the magnetic north; the magnetic meridian.
3. Capable of becoming a magnet; susceptible to magnetism;
as, the magnetic metals.
4. Endowed with extraordinary personal power to excite the
feelings and to win the affections; attractive; inducing
She that had all magnetic force alone. --Donne.
5. Having, susceptible to, or induced by, animal magnetism,
so called; hypnotic; as, a magnetic sleep. See
[1913 Webster +PJC]
See under Amplitude
, a combination of bar or horseshoe magnets
with the like poles adjacent, so as to act together with
, a contrivance connected with a ship's
compass for compensating or neutralizing the effect of the
iron of the ship upon the needle.
, curves indicating lines of magnetic force,
as in the arrangement of iron filings between the poles of
a powerful magnet.
(a) (Chem. Physics) Those elements, as iron, nickel,
cobalt, chromium, manganese, etc., which are capable
or becoming magnetic.
(b) (Physics) In respect to terrestrial magnetism, the
declination, inclination, and intensity.
(c) See under Element
, the hypothetical fluid whose existence was
formerly assumed in the explanations of the phenomena of
magnetism; -- no longer considered a meaningful concept.
, or Magnetic iron ore
. (Min.) Same as
, a slender bar of steel, magnetized and
suspended at its center on a sharp-pointed pivot, or by a
delicate fiber, so that it may take freely the direction
of the magnetic meridian. It constitutes the essential
part of a compass, such as the mariner's and the
, the two points in the opposite polar
regions of the earth at which the direction of the dipping
needle is vertical.
. See Pyrrhotite
(Terrestrial Physics), a disturbance of the
earth's magnetic force characterized by great and sudden
, a telegraph acting by means of a
magnet. See Telegraph