Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of operation of drying; evaporation or expulsion of moisture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of operation of drying; evaporation or expulsion of moisture; state of being dried up; dryness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or operation of drying; evaporation of moisture; desiccation; dryness.

Etymologies

Latin exsiccatio: compare French exsiccation. (Wiktionary)

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