person who or that which drops
- pipet composed of a tiny tube with a vacuum bulb at one end for drawing fluid in and releasing it a drop at the same time
- person who, or what, drops. Specif.: (Fishing) A fly that drops from the leaden above the bob or end fly.
- A dropping tube.
- A branch vein which falls faraway from, or leaves, the key lode.
- A dog which out of the blue drops upon the floor when it sights online game, -- previously a typical, but still an occasional, habit of the setter.
the secondary fly tied on leader approximately the lead fly additionally the fly line: also, in coarse fishing, tiny chance (fat placed near the hook when float fishing)
1700, "distiller," broker noun from drop (v.). Meaning "small pipe from which fluid might built to fall-in drops" is from 1889.
one more fly from the leader. (sport: Fishing)
(letter.) One that, or whatever, falls. Specif.: (Fishing) A fly that falls through the leaden over the bob or end fly.
- (n.) A dropping pipe.
- (letter.) A branch vein which falls faraway from, or leaves, the main lode.
- (n.) A dog which unexpectedly falls upon the floor when it sights game, -- formerly a common, and still an intermittent, habit of the setter.