eyedropper

[ahy-drop-er]

noun

a dropper, especially one for applying eye drops.

Origin of eyedropper

First recorded in 1935–40; eye + dropper
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eyedropper in Medicine

eyedropper

drŏp′ər]

n.

A dropper for administering liquid medicines, especially one for dispensing medications into the eye.
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