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drip

Med
a. the usually intravenous drop-by-drop administration of a therapeutic solution, as of salt or sugar
b. the solution administered
c. the equipment used to administer a solution in this way

drip

[drip]
(architecture)
(hydrology)
Condensed or otherwise collected moisture falling from leaves, twigs, and so forth.
(materials)
Oil which comes through the cloth of a paraffin wax press.
Filter drainings too dark to be included in filter stock.
(petroleum engineering)
A discharge mechanism installed at a low point in a gas transmission line to collect and remove liquid accumulations. Also known as blowcase.

drip, headmold, hoodmold, label, throating, weather molding

drip, 4
1. The outermost projecting molding around the top of a door or window, to discharge rainwater.
2. A throat, 2.
3. A pipe, or a steam trap and a pipe considered as a unit, which conducts condensation from the steam side of a piping system to the water or return side of the system.
4. A container that is typically installed at a low point in a gas piping system to collect condensate (i.e., liquids that may form within the gas system).
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The length of the drip line must also be considered when laying out the lines.
Cultivating using drip irrigation is also not labour intensive.
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Irrigation treatments were applied through a drip system composed of a motor pump, disc filter, 25-mm-diameter polyethylene lines, and pressure-compensating drippers with nominal flow rate of 2.2 L [h.sup.-1], installed along 0.005-m-diameter, 0.35-m-long microtubes.
Now here is the lie: all the components in the drip are water soluble which means it's a very simple job for the kidneys to get rid of them.
Keywords: Drip irrigation; Wetting bulb; Water distribution in soil; Wetting front in soil.
This drip is a powerful antiwrinkle solution that helps boost energy and speed up skin recovery.
Around 6 g muscles were cut and kept at 4[degrees]C for the measurement of pH at 45 min postmortem, 5 g muscle was collected from one end of each sample and stored at -20[degrees]C for the quantitation of HSP and the residual muscle was subjected to measurements of color, cooking loss, drip loss and shear force on the sampling day after the measurement of initial pH.
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The other - practised on barely six to seven million hectares, but gradually increasing - is drip irrigation, where using irrigation systems, water is directed at the root of each crop, reducing wastage by 40-50 per cent.
Drip or trickle irrigation is a very efficient method of applying water and nutrients to crops.
Sarpashev recalled that today's agriculture sector faces three main issues: transformation of the lands, water wells, drip irrigation.