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1

drip

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verb \ˈdrip\

Medical Definition of drip

dripped; dripping

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to let fall in drops

  3. 1

  4. intransitive verb

  5. :  to let fall drops of moisture or liquid

  6. 2:  to fall in drops




2

drip

noun

Medical Definition of drip

  1. 1a:  a falling in drops—see postnasal dripb:  liquid that falls, overflows, or is extruded in drops

  2. 2:  a device for the administration of a fluid at a slow rate especially into a vein <was hooked up to an intravenous drip>; also :  a material so administered <a glucose drip>—see gravity drip





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