an amount dropped or wasted during application, installation, etc.: Mix some extra plaster to allow for droppage.
the amount of fruit that falls from a tree before ripening: Storms greatly increased the droppage of oranges this year.
the act or an instance of dropping: glassware that is not insured against droppage.

drop + -age

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Loss from fruit droppage to harvest is projected at last season's level.
Transportation shall be accomplished in such a way as to prevent any violent
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Fruit droppage is reported to be higher than average.
However, loss from droppage is still near the minimum.
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