from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A steep or abrupt downward slope.
- n. A noticeable decrease: a drop-off in attendance.
- n. A designated place where people or things can be left: "distributed 12,000 newspapers to eighty different drop-offs” ( Edward Klein).
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- n. A sudden downward slope
- n. A sudden decrease (such as in the level of sales)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a noticeable decline in performance.
- n. a steep high face of rock.
- n. a change downward.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. leave or unload
- v. get worse
- v. fall or diminish
- v. retreat
- v. change from a waking to a sleeping state
- n. a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality
- n. a steep high face of rock
- n. a change downward
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