Dropping bottle
Dropping Drop"ping, n. 1. The action of causing to drop or of letting drop; falling. [1913 Webster]

2. pl. That which falls in drops; the excrement or dung of animals; -- often used in the plural. [1913 Webster]

{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. [1913 Webster]


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  • dropping bottle — noun 1. : a small pitcher shaped bottle with a curved or tapered neck used to supply liquids in small amounts (as to test tubes) compare burette 2. a. : a small bottle with a grooved glass stopper and neck permitting the contents to be poured out …   Useful english dictionary

  • dropping bottle — a bottle with correlated lengthwise grooves in the neck and in the stopper, permitting a controlled flow of the liquid contents in the form of drops. [1820 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dropping — Drop ping, n. 1. The action of causing to drop or of letting drop; falling. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. That which falls in drops; the excrement or dung of animals; often used in the plural. [1913 Webster] {Dropping bottle}, an instrument used to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dropping fire — Dropping Drop ping, n. 1. The action of causing to drop or of letting drop; falling. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. That which falls in drops; the excrement or dung of animals; often used in the plural. [1913 Webster] {Dropping bottle}, an instrument used …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dropping tube — Dropping Drop ping, n. 1. The action of causing to drop or of letting drop; falling. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. That which falls in drops; the excrement or dung of animals; often used in the plural. [1913 Webster] {Dropping bottle}, an instrument used …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dropping funnel — Note the stopcock, glass tube at the right, and ground glass joint in this pressure equalizing dropping funnel. An ordinary dropping funnel lacks the pressure equalizing glass tube at the right side. A dropping funnel is a type of laboratory… …   Wikipedia

  • Bologna bottle — A Bologna bottle, often used in physics demonstrations and magic tricks, is a glass bottle which has great external strength, The exterior is generally strong enough that one could pound a nail into a block of wood using the bottle as a hammer,… …   Wikipedia

  • The Bottle Deposit (Seinfeld) — Infobox Television episode Title = The Bottle Deposit Series = Seinfeld Caption = Newman drinking so that he can trade in the bottles for a deposit. Season = 7 Episode = 131 132 Airdate = May 2, 1996 Production = Writer = Gregg Kavet Andy Robin… …   Wikipedia

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