dripless

adjective

drip·​less ˈdrip-ləs How to pronounce dripless (audio)
: designed not to drip
dripless candles

Word History

First Known Use

1887, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dripless was in 1887

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“Dripless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dripless. Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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