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dop

intransitive verb

Definition of dop

dopped; dopped; dopping; dops
1 obsolete :to sink abruptly beneath the surface of water :dive
2 obsolete :to duck the head or suddenly lower the body :curtsy

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Origin and Etymology of dop

Middle English doppen; akin to Old English dūfedoppa pelican, doppettan to plunge in, immerse, Middle Dutch doppen to dip into, dop, doppe shell, goblet, pot, Middle High German topf pot, Old High German topfo dot, Old English dyppan to dip


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dop

noun

Definition of dop

plural -s
obsolete
:a dip especially of head or body :curtsy

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dop

noun
variants: or less commonly dopp \ˈdäp\

Definition of dop

plural -s
:a device in which a diamond or other gemstone is held while being cut

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Origin and Etymology of dop

Dutch, from Middle Dutch dop, doppe shell, goblet, pot


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dop

transitive verb \ " \

Definition of dop

dopped; dopped; dopping; dops
:to fasten (as a diamond) in a dop usually with a cement

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dop

noun \ " \

Definition of dop

plural -s
:a brandy of southern Africa similar to French marc and made from the distilled residue of grapes after pressing

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Origin and Etymology of dop

Afrikaans, literally, husk, from Middle Dutch dop, doppe husk, shell, goblet, pot


DOP

abbreviation

Definition of DOP

developing-out paper

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