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dropper

1. a small tube having a rubber bulb at one end for drawing up and dispensing drops of liquid
2. Angling a short length of monofilament by which a fly is attached to the main trace or leader above the tail fly
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The invertebrates were collected with a medicine dropper (5 ml) used as a suction sampler to draw water and animals into itself as it was swiped across 15 cm of the sampling surface.
I doubt that a mother of twins will have the time to feed her infants expressed breastmilk from a cup or medicine dropper if she experiences difficulty breastfeeding.
Put a drop or two in the ear with a medicine dropper.
For example, a group of students watched a demonstration in which a teacher placed a medicine dropper that was partially filled with water inside a large plastic cola bottle that was approximately two-thirds filled with water.
That's the equivalent of 1/32nd of an ounce of lead in 15,000 gallons of water -- about as much as one drop from a medicine dropper put into the average backyard swimming pool.
offers several health care kits, including a tote bag containing a medicine dropper, a cold pack and emergency cards for parents that allow parents to fill out medical details for babysitters.
She only weighs about 20 grams and had developed a calcium deficiency and her shell grew soft, but she was on the mend through a special diet that the couple hand-fed her with a medicine dropper.