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air-dry

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adjective \ -ˈdrī \

Definition of air-dry

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

First Known Use of air-dry

1846


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air-dry

verb

Definition of air-dry

transitive verb
:to dry by exposure to air
intransitive verb
:to become dry by exposure to air

First Known Use of air-dry

1886


AIR-DRY Defined for English Language Learners

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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