dropping point


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dropping point

[′dräp·iŋ ‚pȯint]
(chemistry)
The temperature at which grease changes from a semisolid to a liquid state under standardized conditions.
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A South Ayrshire Council spokesman said: "The coach park is not an official dropping point.
If teams drop points around us then great but I'm more concerned about us not dropping points to Cowdenbeath rather than what other teams do.
You look at Manchester City dropping points, you look at Liverpool dropping points and that tells you how difficult this league has become.
The Chilean insists he is not worried about the start City have made to the campaign, but at the same time he has no doubt they need to stop dropping points.
Wenger said: "I am convinced we will be there but there is no room for dropping points.
With Tottenham dropping points at Wigan, the Blues moved to within three points of the fifth-placed Londoners, who have a match in hand.
After dropping points against Al Khor and a defeat to Rayyan, Amotta was happy; his rivals have not taken advantage of their lapses.
They are going on about us dropping points - but I would say the same thing to be honest," said Ferguson.
Fleetwood have pulled 11 points clear of the Dragons, who are making bold comments about delaying the home side's title celebrations but have played a big hand in bringing them about by dropping points in three of their last four matches.
Carragher warns Liverpool they can forget about top four if they keep dropping points at Anfield REPORT &REACTION P2,3 BALA.
We have still got to rely on Palace dropping points for us to catch them - all we can do is continue trying to pick up as many as we can.