Dictionary   FastHealth  Email This!

 


hop
or HOP

n 1  :  a twining vine (Humulus lupulus) of the mulberry family with 3-lobed or 5-lobed leaves and inconspicuous flowers of which the pistillate ones are in glandular cone-shaped catkins  2  hops  pl  :  the ripe dried pistillate catkins of a hop used esp. to impart a bitter flavor to malt liquors and also in medicine as a tonic .
abbr high oxygen pressure .
 
 

 
Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.  © 1997-2019.







               



               



Salem Memorial District Hospital (Salem, Missouri - Dent County)