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1. A single tear.
2. A tear-shaped object.
a large tear that comes from the eye when crying
1. a tear.
2. something shaped like a falling drop of a thin liquid, having a globular form at the bottom tapering to a point at the top.
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|Noun||1.||teardrop - anything shaped like a falling drop (as a pendant gem on an earring)|
|2.||teardrop - a drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands; "his story brought tears to her eyes"|
lachrymal secretion, lacrimal secretion - saline fluid secreted by lacrimal glands; lubricates the surface of the eyeball
drib, driblet, drop - a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid); "he had a drop too much to drink"; "a drop of each sample was analyzed"; "there is not a drop of pity in that man"; "years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling
A drop of the clear liquid secreted by the glands of the eyes: