Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of DROPPING

Pronunciation:  'drâping

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  coming down freely under the influence of gravity; "the eerie whistle of dropping bombs"; "falling rain"
  2. [adj]  falling rapidly; "dropping prices"; "dropping rate of production"
 

DROPPING is a 8 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: descending(a), falling
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Drop"ping\, n.
1. The action of causing to drop or of letting drop; falling.

2. pl. That which falls in drops; the excrement or dung of
   animals.

{Dropping bottle}, an instrument used to supply small
   quantities of a fluid to a test tube or other vessel.

{Dropping fire}, a continued irregular discharge of firearms.


{Dropping tube}, a tube for ejecting any liquid in drops.

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY