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dewdrop

[doo-drop, dyoo-] /ˈduˌdrɒp, ˈdyu-/
noun
1.
a drop of dew.
Origin
1150-1200
1150-1200; Middle English. See dew, drop
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Examples for dewdrop
  • The former wading pool fountain was replaced with a dewdrop.
  • They have never seen a rose-bush nor a dewdrop in the sun.
British Dictionary definitions for dewdrop

dewdrop

/ˈdjuːˌdrɒp/
noun
1.
a drop of dew
2.
(Brit, euphemistic) a drop of mucus on the end of one's nose
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