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Definition: The Dipper
1. One who, or that which, dips; especially, a vessel used to
dip water or other liquid; a ladle.
(a) A small grebe; the dabchick.
(b) The buffel duck.
(c) The water ouzel (Cinolus aquaticus
) of Europe.
(d) The American dipper or ouzel (Cinclus Mexicanus
(Astron.), the seven principal stars in the
constellation of the Great Bear; popularly so called from
their arrangement in the form of a dipper; -- called also
. See Ursa Major
, under Ursa