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siccative

adjective sic·ca·tive \ˈsikətiv, -ətiv\

Definition of siccative

  1. :  causing to dry :  promoting the action of drying

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Origin and Etymology of siccative

Late Latin siccativus, from Latin siccatus (past participle of siccare to dry, from siccus dry) + -ivus -ive — more at sack


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siccative

noun sic·ca·tive \"\

Definition of siccative

plural

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  1. :  that which promotes drying; especially :  drier 2

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