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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An appliance that removes moisture; A substance that promotes drying (e.g., calcium oxide absorbs water and is used to remove moisture).

Usage examples (35)
  • Bassists like to use the terms drier and more bite to describe this phenomenon.
  • I’ve used the hot water spray twice; once on a toilet with a built-in drier, and once without.
  • Throats are getting 'drier' and 'drier' everyday. lol...
  • Thursday is forecast to be a "drier" day with reduced thunderstorm chances. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Does the new "dryer" (a machine that eliminates moisture) provide "drier" (having less moisture) clothes?
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