from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- intransitive & transitive verb To dry up or cause to dry up.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To dry; remove moisture from by evaporation or absorption.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- transitive verb To exhaust or evaporate moisture from; to dry up.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- verb to
dry, to desiccate, to dehydrate
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- verb lose water or moisture
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[Middle English exsiccaten, from Latin exsiccāre, exsiccāt- : ex-, ex- + siccāre, to dry (from siccus, dry).]
And _exsiccate_ to a _Cuticle_, he could not _suspend_ longer in his _Vehicle_, but _precipitated Gradatim, per_