Pronunciation: (drop'ur), [key]
1. a person or thing that drops.
2. a glass tube with a hollow rubber bulb at one end and a small opening at the other, for drawing in a liquid and expelling it in drops; medicine dropper.
3. a short-haired dog that is a cross between a pointer and a setter.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.