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dab
  1. A soft tap or blow; a blow or peck from a bird's beak; an aimed blow.
  2. (African American Vernacular) A soft, playful box given in greeting or approval.
  3. A small amount, a blob of some soft or wet substance.
  4. (plural) Fingerprint.
  5. A small amount of hash oil.
  6. A hip hop dance move in which the dancer simultaneously drops the head while raising an arm, briefly resting their face in the elbow, as if sneezing into their elbow.
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  8. Examples:
    1. “Let me show you how to defy your age and get rid of skin blemishes with just a dab of honey.”
      “Just one more quick dab of the brush and he will be finished with his painting.”
      “He's a dab at identifying profitable investments.”
dab
  1. A small flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae, especially Limanda limanda; a flounder.
  2. (US) A sand dab, a small flatfish of genus Citharichthys.
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  4. Examples:
    1. “Let me show you how to defy your age and get rid of skin blemishes with just a dab of honey.”
      “Just one more quick dab of the brush and he will be finished with his painting.”
      “He's a dab at identifying profitable investments.”
dabber
  1. A thing or person that dabs.
  2. A cushioned pad used for applying ink.
  3. Examples:
    1. “A little amount of work for their hands was given when they took copies of the inscriptions present in the museum with simple accessories like coir brush and ink dabber.”
      “Some engravers prefer the dabber to the roller even for regrounding entire plates.”
      “But if you desire to do your own proving, you will have to use a dabber, the manner of making which is described in the next note.”
dab
  1. One skilful or proficient; an expert; an adept.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Let me show you how to defy your age and get rid of skin blemishes with just a dab of honey.”
      “Just one more quick dab of the brush and he will be finished with his painting.”
      “He's a dab at identifying profitable investments.”
dabbing
  1. The act by which something is dabbed.
dabbings
  1. plural of dabbing
dabbers
  1. plural of dabber
  2. Examples:
    1. “Later, a coat of lamp black ink and gum is applied on the paper, which is tapped with dabbers and brush.”
      “Ink was applied to the type by dabbers, known as ink balls, a technique which survived until the development of the ink roller at the beginning of the 19th cent.”
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