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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
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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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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).
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Most DRIPs permit investors to send in an optional cash payment (OCP), which could be as low as $10.
Dollar-cost averaging is another benefit of DRIPS. This systematic buying of investments at set dollar amounts and at fixed intervals lets you earn some profit on your stock regardless of whether the market is heading up or down.
Our yellow green drip, playfully called Cinderella, neutralizes and eliminates free radicals that damage the skin at the cellular level, causing rapid aging and skin discoloration.
I hardly know where to begin but let's start with what's in the drip itself because that's the biggest con.
This drip is a powerful antiwrinkle solution that helps boost energy and speed up skin recovery.
The drip was used to treat and prevent low blood volume in patients who had suffered burns and trauma, such as car crashes.
Hundreds of dividend-paying companies offer yet another benefit: the opportunity to invest in a dividend reinvestment plan, known as a DRIP. Such plans make it easy to invest regularly and, thus, build wealth over the long term.
The controversial treatment hit the headlines last month after Rihanna tweeted a snap of a drip going into her arm after a week of heavy partying and gigs.
Photos show students at Xiaogan No.1 High School in Hubei province hooked up to IV drips of amino acids ahead of their all-important college entrance exams.
During low rpm operation, yon may notice a continual drip from the #10 seal area of the reduction gear box (RGB) without blue exhaust smoke or a measurable oil loss.
A To purchase shares of these companies and many others without using a broker, you must enroll in a direct stock purchase plan or dividend reinvestment plan (DRIP).