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  Words related to desiccate

Related / Similar Words: dehydrate, dry up, arid, desiccated

 

Definition:
  • lose water or moisture; "In the desert, you get dehydrated very quickly";
  • remove water from; "All this exercise and sweating has dehydrated me";
  • preserve by removing all water and liquids from; "carry dehydrated food on your camping trip";
  • lacking vitality or spirit; lifeless; "a technically perfect but arid performance of the sonata"; "a desiccate romance"; "a prissy and emotionless creature...settles into a mold of desiccated snobbery"-C.J.Rolo;

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    Derivational Morphology: dehydration, desiccation, desiccant, drying agent, drier, sicative, drying up, evaporation

     

    Anagrams: Astacidae, acid test

     

     
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