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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small globule of precipitation

Usage examples (37)
  • The energy of the falling raindrop is all dissipated as heat, sound and (most of it) kinetic energy into the ground.
  • The amount of force exerted by a raindrop is a function of the terminal velocity and mass of the raindrop.
  • Most raindrops are round or doughnut shaped, not "raindrop" shaped.
  • The "raindrop" effects and audacious harmonic progressions reminisce to Chopin and Brahms and look ahead to Ravel and Frank Martin. for more
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