desiccant

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noun des·ic·cant \ ˈde-si-kənt \

Definition of desiccant

:a drying agent (such as calcium chloride)

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First Known Use of desiccant

1676


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desiccant

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adjective des·ic·cant \ ˈdes-i-kənt \

medical Definition of desiccant

:tending to dry or desiccate

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desiccant

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medical Definition of desiccant

:a drying agent (as calcium chloride)

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