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dropping

[ drop-ing ]
/ ˈdrɒp ɪŋ /
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noun

the act of a person or thing that drops.
something that drops or falls in drops.
droppings, dung, especially in the form of pellets.

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Origin of dropping

before 1000; Middle English; Old English droppung.See drop, -ing1
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