angle of dip


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angle of dip

n
(General Physics) the full name for dip27
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Noun1.angle of dip - (physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizonangle of dip - (physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizon
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
angle - the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians
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The angle of dip in 2008 claims and benefits was particularly acute amongst the larger insurers which dropped the claims ratio from 135% to 69%.
The first two project areas we have tested namely Kangaluwi and Chisawa have both shown consistent mineralisation widths and grades at a favourable 30 to 40 degree angle of dip, with mineralisation starting at surface and defined down to a depth of at least 200 metres.