Definition of after-drop in English:

after-drop

noun

Surgery Medicine
  • Medicine and Surgery. A continued or renewed drop in core body temperature occurring as a subject with induced or accidental hypothermia is rewarmed, resulting from the return of very cold blood from the extremities to the core circulation.

Origin

Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From after- + drop.

Pronunciation:

after-drop

/ˈaftədrɒp//ˈɑːftədrɒp/