antidesiccant

noun
an·ti·des·ic·cant | \ ˌan-tē-ˈde-si-kənt , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of antidesiccant 

: a protective coating applied to the foliage of a plant to reduce moisture loss : a substance that prevents desiccation … spray broadleaf evergreens with an antidesiccant to ward off winter dehydration and windburn. —Jessica Damiano

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1964, in the meaning defined above

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