dop

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noun

a tool for holding gemstones for cutting or polishing.

Nearby words

  1. doosra,
  2. doover,
  3. doozer,
  4. doozie,
  5. doozy,
  6. dopa,
  7. dopamine,
  8. dopaminergic,
  9. dopant,
  10. dopatta

Origin of dop

1690–1700; < Dutch: shell, pod, cover

D.O.P.

Photography.

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British Dictionary definitions for dop

dop

noun

a tot or small drink, usually alcoholic

verb dops, dopping or dopped

to fail to reach the required standard in (an examination, course, etc)

Word Origin for dop

Afrikaans

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