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dropper

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noun drop·per \ˈdrä-pər\

Simple Definition of dropper

  • : a glass or plastic tube that is used to measure out liquids by drops

Full Definition of dropper

  1. 1 :  one that drops

  2. 2 :  a short glass tube fitted with a rubber bulb and used to measure liquids by drops —called also eyedropper, medicine dropper

drop·per·ful play \-ˌfu̇l\ noun

Examples of dropper

  1. He put drops in his eyes with a dropper.



Circa 1700

First Known Use of dropper

circa 1700


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dropper

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noun drop·per \ˈdräp-ər\

Medical Definition of dropper

  1. :  a short glass tube fitted with a rubber bulb and used to measure liquids by drops—called also eyedropper, medicine dropper

  2. drop·per·ful \-ˌfu̇l\play noun




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