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drop

 [drop]
1. a minute sphere of liquid as it hangs or falls.
2. to descend or cause to descend.
3. a descent or falling below the usual position.

gut·ta

, pl.

gut·tae

(gŭt'ă, -ē),
1. A drop. (abbrev. gt, [sing.], gtt. [pl.]).
2. A rubberlike polyterpene found in gutta-percha. Compare: chicle, gutta-percha.
[L.]

gutta

/gut·ta/ (gut´ah) pl. gut´tae   [L.] drop.

gutta

(gŭt′ə)
n. pl. guttae (gŭt′ē′)
1. Architecture One of a series of small ornaments in the shape of truncated cones used on a Doric entablature.
2. Abbr. gt.Pharmacology A drop, as of liquid medicine.

gutta (gt)

[gut′ə, goo͡t′ä]
Etymology: L, drop
one drop, or about 1 minim, of a medication.

gut·ta

, pl. guttae (gŭt'ă, -ē)
1. A drop. (abbrev. gt, [sing.], gtt. [pl.].
2. A rubberlike polyterpene found in gutta-percha.
Compare: chicle, gutta-percha
[L.]

gutta

A drop, such as an eye or ear drop.

gut·ta

, pl. guttae (gŭt'ă, -ē)
1. A drop. (abbrev. gt, [sing.], gtt. [pl.]).
2. A rubberlike polyterpene found in gutta-percha.
Compare: chicle, gutta-percha
[L.]

gutta

pl. guttae [L.] a drop.
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The incident that sparked the process occurred in 1873, when six Sarawak collectors from the Rejang working gutta percha in the Baram were "cut to pieces" by a group of Kayans (SG 1 Aug 1873, continuing its anti-Brunei 'rhetoric') in what was later described by a Sarawak official as a "treacherous attack" (Baring-Gould 1909:334).
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JWALA Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa ended their title drought in emphatic fashion on Sunday at the Canada Open Grand Prix, thus proving a point to their detractors.
Ashwini Ponappa and Jwala Gutta then beat Saili Rane and Sanyogita Ghorpade 21-12, 21-12 to compete the scoreline.
INDIAN badminton ace and poster girl Jwala Gutta will be visiting Bahrain later this month as a celebrity guest during the Bahrain International Badminton Series.
Sports Minister Jitender Singh on Thursday assured Jwala Gutta that he will take up the matter with the Badminton Association of India on the "arbitrary" imposition of life ban on her, which has been stayed by Delhi High Court.
In a surprise move, disciplinary committee of Badminton Association of India (BAI) has recommended life ban for Indian doubles shuttler Jwala Gutta over allegation that she tried to stop some players of Krrish Delhi Smashers from playing against Banga Beats in the recently ended Indian Badminton League (IBL).
London: India have questioned the system adopted by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) during the preliminary round of competition here after the women's doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa failed to qualify to the knockout stages.