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hop

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noun \ˈhäp\

Medical Definition of hop

  1. 1:  a twining vine (Humulus lupulus) of the mulberry family with 3-lobed or 5-lobed leaves and inconspicuous flowers of which the pistillate ones are in glandular cone-shaped catkins

  2. 2hops plural :  the ripe dried pistillate catkins of a hop used especially to impart a bitter flavor to malt liquors and also in medicine as a tonic




HOP

abbreviation

Medical Definition of HOP

  1. high oxygen pressure





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