drop factor


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drop factor

The number of drops of an infusion that add to a volume equal to 1 milliliter.
See also: factor
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Drop factor: If healthy, needles shouldn't start dropping until at least six weeks after it has been cut down.
When sighted in at 100 yards the following are the drop factors for the various distances:
Smith was in recognizing these trajectories could be emulated by the use of drop factors and was determined by noting the bullet's drop.