What does dropper mean?

Definitions for dropper
ˈdrɒp ərdrop·per

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dropper, eye droppernoun

    pipet consisting of a small tube with a vacuum bulb at one end for drawing liquid in and releasing it a drop at a time

    "she used an eye dropper to administer medication to the eyes"

GCIDE

  1. droppernoun

    A dropping tube, usually of glass or plastic with a narrow opening at the tip and a rubber bulb at the top which can be squeezed to control intake or outflow of the fluid. The word is used in combinations with obvious significance, as eye dropper, medicine dropper, etc.

Wiktionary

  1. droppernoun

    A utensil for dispensing a single drop of liquid at a time.

  2. droppernoun

    One who drops something, especially one who drops a specific item to cause mischief.

    The dropper left the suitcase with the bomb next to the garbage can.

  3. droppernoun

    A software component designed to install malware on a target system.

  4. droppernoun

    A fly that drops from the leaden above the bob or end fly.

  5. droppernoun

    A branch vein which drops off from, or leaves, the main lode.

  6. droppernoun

    A dog which suddenly drops upon the ground when it sights game.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Droppernoun

    one who, or that which, drops. Specif.: (Fishing) A fly that drops from the leaden above the bob or end fly

  2. Droppernoun

    a dropping tube

  3. Droppernoun

    a branch vein which drops off from, or leaves, the main lode

  4. Droppernoun

    a dog which suddenly drops upon the ground when it sights game, -- formerly a common, and still an occasional, habit of the setter

Freebase

  1. Dropper

    A dropper is a program that has been designed to "install" some sort of malware to a target system. The malware code can be contained within the dropper in such a way as to avoid detection by virus scanners or the dropper may download the malware to the target machine once activated.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dropper in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dropper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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