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line drop

noun

, Electricity.
  1. the decrease in voltage between two points on an electric line, often caused by resistance or leakage along the line.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of line drop1

First recorded in 1890–95

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Example Sentences

The simplest thing is for me to throw up the job and let the Short Line drop back into the old rut.

The boy shot her one look of delight and surprise and let his line drop into the pond.

Seven falls in line drop the water from the melted snow above into this cup.

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