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teardrop

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noun tear·drop \ˈtir-ˌdräp\

Simple Definition of teardrop

  • : something that is pointed at the top and round at the bottom : something that is shaped like a falling tear

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of teardrop

  1. 1 :  1tear 1a

  2. 2 :  something shaped like a dropping tear; specifically :  a pendent gem (as on an earring)


TEARDROP Defined for Kids

teardrop

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noun tear·drop \ˈtir-ˌdräp\

Definition of teardrop for Students

  1. :  1tear




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