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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The process of extracting moisture; Dryness resulting from the removal of water.

Usage examples (32)
  • The road south from Tripoli is a study in desiccation.
  • Palatine points to the gradual desiccation of the spot.
  • In this way, casuarinas avoid desiccation in dry areas.
  • In about two months the process of desiccation was completed. for more
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