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- 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.
Latin exsiccatio: compare French exsiccation. (Wiktionary)