Definition of droppage
1 : a portion of a quantity of material that is dropped in the process of its use or application (as of mortar while laying brick)
2 : a portion of a fruit crop that falls from the tree before it is ready for picking warm weather, which caused much tree droppage — Wall Street Journal
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