Drop

Drop may refer to:

  • Falling (physics), or allowing an object to fall
  • Drop (liquid) or droplet, a small volume of liquid
    • Eye drops, saline (sometimes mydriatic) drops used as medication for the eyes
  • Drop (volume), a unit of measure of volume

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Famous quotes containing the word drop:

    Learning is like rowing upstream; not to advance is to drop back.
    Chinese proverb.

    The world globes itself in a drop of dew.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Researchers, with science as their authority, will be able to cut [animals] up, alive, into small pieces, drop them from a great height to see if they are shattered by the fall, or deprive them of sleep for sixteen days and nights continuously for the purposes of an iniquitous monograph.... “Animal trust, undeserved faith, when at last will you turn away from us? Shall we never tire of deceiving, betraying, tormenting animals before they cease to trust us?”
    Colette [Sidonie Gabrielle Colette] (1873–1954)