from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To dry by exposure to the air.
  • adjective Sufficiently dry so that further exposure to air does not yield more moisture to be evaporated.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Free of moisture to the degree possible by exposure to air; "naturally" dried.
  • verb To dry by exposure to the air.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective not giving off moisture on exposure to the air


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