desiccant

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noun des·ic·cant \ˈde-si-kənt\

Definition of desiccant

  1. :  a drying agent (such as calcium chloride)

1676

First Known Use of desiccant

1676


Medical Dictionary

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desiccant

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adjective des·ic·cant \ˈdes-i-kənt\

Medical Definition of desiccant

  1. :  tending to dry or desiccate


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desiccant

noun des·ic·cant

Medical Definition of desiccant

  1. :  a drying agent (as calcium chloride)

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