Definition for DIP'PING


  1. The act of plunging or immersing.
  2. The act of inclining toward the earth; inclination downward; as, the dipping of the needle.
  3. The interruption of a vein of ore, or stratum of a fossil, in a mine; or a sloping downward.
  4. The act of baptizing by the immersion of the whole body in water.

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