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dip / baño
 
dip   [dɪp]
A. -noun
1. (=swim)   baño (m),   chapuzónoun (m),   zambullida (f) Latin America
·to go for a dip
·ir a darse un baño or un chapuzónoun
2. (=slope)   declive (m),   pendiente (f)
(=hollow)   hondonada (f),   depresiónoun (f)
3. (geology)
a. [of rock strata, fault]   inclinaciónoun (f)
·angle of dip   buzamiento (m),   angulo (m) de inclinaciónoun
·magnetic dip
inclinaciónoun (f) (magnética)
4. (culinary, cooking )   salsa (f) para mojar
5. (agriculture)   (for sheep, poultry)   baño (m) de desinfecciónoun
lucky  
B. -transitive verb
1. (=thrust)   (into liquid)   sumergir,   bañar   (in, into   en)
[+pen]   mojar   (in, into   en)
[+hand]   (into bag)   meter   (in, into   en)
[+ladle, scoop]   meter   (in, into   en)
[+sheep]   bañar con desinfectante
2. (=lower)
[+flag]   bajar,   saludar con   (aeronautics)
[+wings]   saludar con
·to dip one'noun (head)lights
(British, Great Britain)   poner las luces cortas or de cruce,   poner las luces bajas Latin America
·dipped headlights   luces feminine plural cortas or de cruce,   luces feminine plural bajas Latin America
C. -intransitive verb
1. (=slope down)
[road]   bajar en pendiente
[land]   formar una hondonada
2. (=move down)
[bird, plane]   bajar en picado
[temperature]   bajar
[sun]   esconderse
·the sun dipped below the hill
·el sol se escondió tras la colina
3. (=draw on)
·to dip into one'noun savings
(figurative)   echar mano de los ahorros
4. (=read superficially)
·to dip into a book
·hojear un libro
D. -compound
·dip switch   -noun   (automobiles)   interruptor (m) de las luces cortas or de cruce,   interruptor (m) de las luces bajas Latin America
 
DIP
 
DIP   [dɪp]   -noun abbreviation   (computing)   Dual-In-Line Package
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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