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air–dry

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adjective \-ˈdrī\

Definition of air–dry

  1. :  dry to such a degree that no further moisture is given up on exposure to air

1846

First Known Use of air–dry

1846


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air–dry

verb

Definition of air–dry

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to dry by exposure to air

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become dry by exposure to air

1886

First Known Use of air–dry

1886


AIR–DRY Defined for English Language Learners

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air–dry

verb

Definition of air–dry for English Language Learners

  • : to dry something by placing it in an open area where there is a lot of moving air

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