1. (initialism) .  (US) National Immunization Program.
  2. (initialism) .  ew in package.
  3. Noun.  (slang, offensive) A Japanese person.
  4. Noun.  A small quantity of something edible or a potable liquor.
  5. Noun.  (vulgar) A nipple, usually of a woman.
  6. Verb.  To catch and enclose or compress tightly between two surfaces, or points which are brought together or closed; to pinch; to close in upon.
  7. Verb.  To remove by pinching, biting, or cutting with two meeting edges of anything; to clip.
  8. Verb.  To blast, as by frost; to check the growth or vigor of; to destroy.
  9. Verb.  To vex or pain, as by nipping; hence, to taunt.
  10. Noun.  A playful bite.
  11. Noun.  A pinch with the nails or teeth.
  12. Noun.  Briskly cold weather.
  13. Noun.  A seizing or closing in upon; a pinching; as, in the northern seas, the nip of masses of ice.
  14. Noun.  A small cut, or a cutting off the end.
  15. Noun.  A blast; a killing of the ends of plants by frost.
  16. Noun.  A biting sarcasm; a taunt.
  17. Noun.  (nautical) A short turn in a rope. Nip and tuck, a phrase signifying equality in a contest. [Low, U.S.].
  18. Noun.  The place of intersection where one roll touches another in papermaking.
  19. Noun.  (context, historical) A pickpocket.
  20. Verb.  To make a quick, short journey or errand; usually roundtrip.

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