masculine noun
1. (act or effect of dripping) 
a. dripping 
El goteo de la canilla que pierde me está volviendo loco.The dripping from the leaky faucet is driving me nuts.
b. trickle 
¿Ves ese goteo que cae del techo? - ¡Uy! Dejé la canilla de la bañera abierta.Do you see that trickle leaking from the ceiling? - Oops! I left the bath running.
2. (figurative) (intermittent quantity) 
a. trickle (figurative) 
Un goteo de turistas ingresaba al museo.A trickle of tourists came into the museum.
1. (de líquido) 
a. dripping 
2. (de gente, información) 
a. trickle 
1 [de líquido, grifo] dripping; [de cañería, recipiente] leak; (chorrito) trickle
el goteo de cartas de protesta se convirtió en avalancha the trickle of letters of complaint became a flood; un constante goteo de dimisiones a steady flow o stream of resignations
sigue el dramático goteo de muertos y heridos
riego por goteo trickle irrigation
2 (Med) drip; IV; (EEUU)
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