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droplet

[drop-lit] /ˈdrɒp lɪt/
noun
1.
a little drop.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; drop + -let
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  • Emulsified droplets then are organized into many micelles which increases absorption.
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British Dictionary definitions for droplets

droplet

/ˈdrɒplɪt/
noun
1.
a tiny drop
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Word Origin and History for droplets

droplet

n.

c.1600, from drop (n.) + diminutive suffix -let.

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