drop

drop

1. To fall, or to be dispensed or poured in globules. 2. A liquid globule. 3. A volume of liquid regarded as a unit of dosage, equivalent in the case of water to about 1 minim. See also drops. 4. A solid confection in globular form, usually directed to be allowed to dissolve in the mouth. [A.S. droppan]
enamel d. enameloma
hanging d. a d. of liquid on the undersurface of the object glass for examination under the microscope.

 

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