driblet


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Synonyms for driblet

a quantity of liquid falling or resting in a spherical mass

Synonyms for driblet

a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid)

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The percentage of the patients who knew that the disease is contagious via respiration/sputum driblet was 83%.
Non-baryonic matter," for example, is whittled down to a one-line driblet describing what it isn't: "matter that does not exhibit baryon characteristics.
You can have egg on your face because you did something embarrassing, like leaving a yellow driblet of egg on your chin.
Activists have been demanding for long that India release all quantified and desegregated data of the decennial census soon after the census exercise is over, instead of releasing it in driblets to suit its political imperatives and motives.
Liddell Hart railed against the piecemeal application of force: "If the British had used at the outset even a fair proportion of the forces they ultimately expended in driblets, it is clear from Turkish accounts that victory would have crowned the undertaking.
Unless you enjoy the feeling of your shirt stuck to your back and constant sweat driblets cascading down your temples, winter is, by far, the best time to visit Middle East destinations like Abu Dhabi.
the house partaking too of that air of scaling desolation, not having suffered from invasion but a shell marooned and forgotten in a backwater of catastrophe--a skeleton giving of itself in slow driblets of furniture and carpet, linen and silver, to help to die torn and anguished men.
That speeds up sweating and boils off driblets of water left over in pipes if you're soldering existing plumbing.
But Mathur strongly felt that countries like India needed a dedicated PE fund instead of getting driblets from a global one.
Sneering anti-Hillary blog driblets from Weekly Standard web editor Michael Goldfarb most certainly count, as do John McCain's sarcastic remarks about the cynical way advocates of legal abortion deploy health-of-the-mother exceptions.
30) Tennyson had, Austin wrote, "abandoned a lofty but illusory aim, and contented himself with executing four charming and highly finished fragments or driblets, in the shape of 'Enid,' 'Elaine,' 'Vivien,' and 'Guinevere' (p.
So I have abruptly returned back, to answer his question " Dear brother don't lament as a Somali proverb says "if you are dying keep away the driblets from your month-means clean" so if you if the reason is that, why don't we return back home
The majority, on the other hand, make do with patchworks of what scant offerings remain from reinsurers and service firms, coupled with sporadic, typically makeshift internal driblets, which, in point of fact, are seldom more than token imitations of genuine learning.
television networks, ABC, CBS, and NBC, offer mere driblets of international news.
It shoots out of one everything shaped, final, not in mere driblets, as sanity docs.