dropping

[drop-ing]

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.

Origin of dropping

before 1000; Middle English; Old English droppung. See drop, -ing1
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Related Words for droppings

manure, poop, feces, dung, fertilizer, crap, ordure, guano

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British Dictionary definitions for droppings

droppings

pl n

the dung of certain animals, such as rabbits, sheep, and birds
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