dipper


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  • noun

Words related to dipper

a ladle that has a cup with a long handle

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a cluster of seven stars in Ursa Minor

a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major

small North American diving duck

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One of their fine products is their Powder Measure Kit that consists of 15 graduated, plastic dippers (called "measures") and a slide rule that translates dipper volume into charge weights for 95 different powders and over 1,300 loads.
Kenilworth looked the sharper united from the start and on 15 minutes snatched the lead when skipper Dipper flicked on a long throw and Graham converted with cool efficiency from close range.
The key in dipper (and bucket) design is to enhance material flow into it, ensuring the loading of more material in a shorter amount of time with reduced power.
Along with our buckets, each of us also has an invisible dipper.
Summary: More than 30 people had to be rescued after an accident on the Big Dipper in Blackpool.
The Big Dipper is a wooden roller coaster that opened in 1923 and has a maximum speed of 35mph.
Ursa Major, the Big Dipper or Big Bear, also known as the Plough, is essentially a northern constellation.
The investigators studied 388 patients with a dipper BP pattern (systolic and diastolic nighttime BP reduction of at least 10% and less than 20%), 745 with a nondipper BP pattern (systolic and/or diastolic reduction of less than 10%), and 339 with an extreme-dipper BP pattern.
I am of American Indian descent and I also make ceremonial rattles and water dippers from the "dipper"-type gourds for use in the Native American Sweat Ceremony.
Later would come the thrill rides: a "human roulette wheel" (gone, alas), a whimsical carousel, and the Giant Dipper (pictured), the incomparable wooden roller coaster that opened in 1924 as--in the words of its designer--a "combination earthquake, balloon ascension, and aero plane ride.
Skip dippers were concerned about our throwaway society, but the fun of discovering something useful in a skip was also key motivating factor for everyone in the study, with one skip dipper reporting that the practice makes them feel 'excited, uplifted and satisfied'.
The patented Angle Compensation for Excavation or ACE feature automatically corrects the grade display for the angle of the dipper arm--extended or retracted up to 30 degrees.
The Big Dipper is one of the most famous constellations (groups of stars).
At the heart of Mission Beach is Belmont Park, whose central attraction is the Giant Dipper, a 1925 roller coaster that was saved from demolition 15 years ago, then exhaustively restored and painted white with pink trim.