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dehumidify

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verb de·hu·mid·i·fy \ˌdē-hyü-ˈmi-də-ˌfī, ˌdē-yü-\

Definition of dehumidify

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to remove moisture from (as air)

dehumidification

play \-ˌmi-də-fə-ˈkā-shən\ noun

dehumidifier

play \-ˈmi-də-ˌfī(-ə)r\ noun


1927

First Known Use of dehumidify

1927


DEHUMIDIFY Defined for Kids

dehumidify

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verb de·hu·mid·i·fy \ˌdē-hyü-ˈmi-də-ˌfī\

Definition of dehumidify for Students

dehumidified

dehumidifying

  1. :  to take moisture from (as the air)

dehumidifier

noun



Medical Dictionary

dehumidify

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transitive verb de·hu·mid·i·fy \ˌdē-hyü-ˈmid-ə-ˌfī, ˌdē-yü-\

Medical Definition of dehumidify

dehumidified

;

dehumidifying

  1. :  to remove moisture from (as air)

dehumidification

\-ˌmid-ə-fə-ˈkā-shən\play noun

dehumidifier

\-ˈmid-ə-ˌfī(-ə)r\play noun



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