eye dropper

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n eye dropper 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"
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

Apply to the eye three or four times daily, using an ordinary eye-dropper.
"The Veterinarian" by Chas. J. Korinek
The eyes are washed daily by dropping saturated solution of boracic acid into each eye with a medicine dropper.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
He begged a cup of milk from an old French woman, and with the eye dropper from his kit he tried to feed the two pups.
"The Silent Readers" by William D. Lewis
***

In news:

Unbreakable transparent eye dropper.
You could eat the Imperial 's fried rabbit forever, reveling in its endearing relentless crunchiness and the moistness beneath, judiciously dabbing each piece with local honey and a "barrel-aged hot sauce" dispensed with an eye dropper.
***