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a light touch or stroke

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a small quantity of something moist or liquid

apply (usually a liquid) to a surface

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hit lightly

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A dance move may spell trouble for a football player in Saudi Arabia after he dabbed on the pitch.
The dance move was popularized in 2014 when American rapper Skippa da Flippa dabbed in the video "How Fast Can You Count It." The dance move is performed when a person drops their head into their bent, slanted arm, while raising their other arm in a parallel direction out straight.
A researcher who dabbed tiny stripes on the faces and abdomens of paper wasps says that she's found the first evidence that the insects can recognize individuals by their markings.