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English definition of “drop”

drop

noun (LOWER)    /drɒp/ US  /drɑːp/
C1 [C usually singular] the distance from one thing to something lower: There's a drop of two metres from the window to the ground.Measurements in generalDescribing angles, lines and orientations B2 [C usually singular] a reduction in the amount or level of something: The recent drop in magazine subscriptions is causing some concern.Measurements in generalDescribing angles, lines and orientations
(Definition of drop noun (LOWER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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