corner drop

corner drop

A hand-carved or turned wood ornament that is attached to the bottom of an overhanging second-story post; often found in early American Colonial houses.
See also: Ornament

corner drop

corner drop suspended from a framed overhang
A hand-carved or hand-turned wood ornament that is suspended from a corner of an overhanging second story of an early colonial American house. See pendant, 2 and turned drop.
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Lewis took the game with a gentle corner drop, 11-5, but Mustapha fought back in the fourth game, deftly moving Lewis around the court.
The 1991 contracts also facilitated the newspaper's move from a corner drop distribution system that used youth carriers to a network of depots serving an all-adult carrier force.
Michael Kightly drifted inside to go from distance, Jody Craddock saw a header from a corner drop wide, but Wolves were now looking like a side with just one win in the last nine games.
Lawrence's men came close to opening their account after 18 minutes but Vidmar saw his header from Kavanagh's corner drop wide of the upright.
Keeper Jones had a mighty big hand in the horror show from the moment he let a Bjornebye corner drop from his grasp.
Hyypia had another header from a Riise corner drop over the bar, but Liverpool efforts were becoming even less frequent now.
32: Lamerias corner drops to Turner whose left-foot shot is blocked and right-foot follow-up clears the bar.
On nine minutes, Jose Campana's corner drops into a crowded six-yard box.
s switch from numerous store-front distribution offices supplied with pallet-stacked bundles not only eliminated the small offices and the pallets, but also reduced the number of trucks, routes, corner drops and carriers it had to manage.
35 mins: Grant Leadbitter's right-wing corner drops to Ameobi, who runs around the back of the defence before crossing to Ishmael Miller, who heads high and wide.
51mins: Grzegorz Raziak's glancing header from Taylor's right wing corner drops onto the top of the crossbar.