[druhng-kom-i-ter] /drʌŋˈkɒm ɪ tər/
a device for measuring the amount of alcohol in a person’s breath to determine the amount of alcohol in the bloodstream.
noun, Informal. 1. a large jail cell where persons arrested for drunkenness are kept, usually overnight. noun 1. (informal) a large police cell used for detaining drunks overnight noun phrase A police detention cell for intoxicated persons: A police reporter had to pick him out of the collection in the drunk tank (1940s+)
[droo-pey-shuh s] /druˈpeɪ ʃəs/ adjective, Botany. 1. resembling or relating to a ; consisting of . 2. producing : drupaceous trees.
[droop-lit] /ˈdrup lɪt/ noun, Botany. 1. a little , as one of the individual pericarps composing the blackberry. /ˈdruːplɪt/ noun 1. a small drupe, usually one of a number forming a compound fruit
[droop] /drup/ noun, Botany. 1. any fruit, as a peach, cherry, plum, etc., consisting of an outer skin, a usually pulpy and succulent middle layer, and a hard and woody inner shell usually enclosing a single seed. /druːp/ noun 1. an indehiscent fruit consisting of outer epicarp, fleshy or fibrous mesocarp, and stony endocarp enclosing […]