nonhygroscopic

adjective
non·​hy·​gro·​scop·​ic | \ ˌnän-ˌhī-grə-ˈskä-pik How to pronounce nonhygroscopic (audio) \

Definition of nonhygroscopic

: not readily taking up and retaining moisture : not hygroscopic Simvastatin is a white to off-white, nonhygroscopic, crystalline powder that is practically insoluble in water …— Physician's Desk Reference

First Known Use of nonhygroscopic

1853, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonhygroscopic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonhygroscopic. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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nonhygroscopic

adjective
non·​hy·​gro·​scop·​ic | \ -ˌhī-grə-ˈskäp-ik How to pronounce nonhygroscopic (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonhygroscopic

: not hygroscopic

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