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DRIP. The right of drip is an easement by which the water which falls on one house is allowed to fall upon the land of another.
     2. Unless the owner has acquired the right by grant or prescription, he has no right so to construct his house as to let the water drip over his neighbor's land. 1 Roll. Ab. 107. Vide Rain water; Stillicidium; and 3 Kent, Com. 436; Dig. 43, 23, 4 et 6; 11 Ad. & Ell. 40; S. C. 39 E. C. L. R. 21.

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And he confirmed the new regime will need to apply a drip feed of pounds 50million.
I was also struck by the prominent role played by certain members of the print media in the controversy over telephone hacking and the drip feed of once private emails from Wikileaks.
We can drip feed an investment over time, thus reducing the risk and benefiting when the markets are cheap.
Also, why would a member of staff be pushing a drip feed outside the hospital?
You can drip feed your investment over six to 12 months.
While safety to the consumer is of paramount importance the continual drip feed of announcements saps the confidence of the sheep industry at a time of great difficulties.