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droplet

Line breaks: drop|let
Pronunciation: /ˈdrɒplɪt
 
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Definition of droplet in English:

noun

A very small drop of a liquid: droplets of water
More example sentences
  • Large droplets will quickly drop from the air to the ground, unless they hit another surface.
  • An emulsion is a mixture of two liquids in which one liquid forms tiny droplets suspended in the other.
  • Fog and mist are both made of tiny water droplets suspended in air.

Words that rhyme with droplet

omelette (US omelet)

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