Definitions

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

  • adjective Chemically combined with water, especially existing in the form of a hydrate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Formed into a hydrate; combined with water.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of hydrate.
  • adjective chemistry Combined chemically with water.

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

  • adjective containing combined water (especially water of crystallization as in a hydrate)

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Examples

  • Care should be taken to keep the skin hydrated with emollients, and fingernails should be trimmed to avoid skin damage from itching.

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  • Keeping your body hydrated is essential for it to function well in any capacity.

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  • Designated the team's "refreshing drink provider," Brother Ben's job involves ensuring that the other team members remain hydrated and that the kiddies watching at home see plenty of product placements.

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  • Designated the team's "refreshing drink provider," Brother Ben's job involves ensuring that the other team members remain hydrated and that the kiddies watching at home see plenty of product placements.

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  • The cream is light, lets you see where you are shaving, and leaves your skin hydrated when you are done.

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  • Wow, the dough that I made extra hydrated is looking like a milkshake puddle on the kitchen counter while the firm dough is standing a little too stiffly at attention.

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  • Wow, the dough that I made extra hydrated is looking like a milkshake puddle on the kitchen counter while the firm dough is standing a little too stiffly at attention.

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  • I’m sorry Russell was pulled for such a minor problem, but maybe future contestants will now realize that staying hydrated is even more important than eating.

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  • This non-greasy formula keeps skin hydrated while forming a translucent broad spectrum barrier to reflect the sun’s rays naturally.

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  • Get up, exercise, do that healthy nutrition throughout the day, and make certain that you're getting well hydrated, which is another piece of the action, lots of water every day, too.

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