droppage

[ drop-ij ]
/ ˈdrɒp ɪdʒ /

noun

an amount dropped or wasted during application, installation, etc.: Mix some extra plaster to allow for droppage.
the amount of fruit that falls from a tree before ripening: Storms greatly increased the droppage of oranges this year.
the act or an instance of dropping: glassware that is not insured against droppage.

Nearby words

  1. droplet,
  2. droplet infection,
  3. droplight,
  4. dropline,
  5. dropout,
  6. dropped egg,
  7. dropped seat,
  8. dropped sole,
  9. dropped waist,
  10. dropper

Origin of droppage


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