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How to use dropping in a sentence
Roughly two million of them now live in the forests, wiping out 10 of the 12 native bird species by the 1980s and preventing roughly 90 percent of new tree growth by eating the birds who would normally spread the seeds in their droppings.
In this way, the scientists have actually used rodent droppings to reconstruct temperature changes over thousands of years.What’s in a packrat’s petrified pee? Just a few thousand years of secrets. | Rachel Feltman | August 12, 2021 | Popular-Science
Despite the dropping price of solar, the transition to renewables will still be costly.Cheaper solar PV is key to addressing climate change | Gernot Wagner | June 30, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Google is not alone in repeatedly misjudging the dropping price of solar cells over the last few decades and its impact on how we think about clean energy.Cheaper solar PV is key to addressing climate change | Gernot Wagner | June 30, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Yes, the cover protects the grill from rain, snow, and bird droppings.Optimal Grilling Accessories and Grilling Tools For The Best Backyard BBQ | Irena Collaku | June 25, 2021 | Popular-Science
Aviation experts across the world experienced severe jaw dropping at this news.Annoying Airport Delays Might Prevent You From Becoming the Next AirAsia 8501 | Clive Irving | January 6, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
The industry lore is downright jaw-dropping in the details of the cons known as “brick-in-box” returns.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks | M.L. Nestel | December 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Then we were dropping in on some cabaret in Denver, or perhaps it was a restaurant in Nevada.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Secondly, as GBCE reports, it puts the kids themselves at a higher risk of dropping out of school, or abandoning it all together.
Even by the already money-drenched standards of American politics, the Eldridge campaign was a jaw-dropping spectacle to behold.The Rise and Fall of Chris Hughes and Sean Eldridge, America’s Worst Gay Power Couple | James Kirchick | December 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
First a shower of shells dropping all along the lower ridges and out over the surface of the Bay.
Fancy that enormous shell dropping suddenly out of the blue on to a ship's deck swarming with troops!
Chief and most musical among these signs were the almost forgotten sounds of dropping water, and tinkling rills.The Giant of the North | R.M. Ballantyne
You often have fellows dropping in to your chambers at night; at my house we shall be secure from interruption.Elster's Folly | Mrs. Henry Wood
She was only having a look; flying around the shipping and Headquarters camp at a great height, but dropping no bombs.