Desiccant

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Desiccant Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • a substance that promotes drying (e.g., calcium oxide absorbs water and is used to remove moisture)

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a substance that promotes drying (e.g., calcium oxide absorbs water and is used to remove moisture)

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Desiccant'


  • Desiccant: A desiccant is a hygroscopic substance that induces or sustains a state of dryness (desiccation ) in its vicinity. packaged desiccants are ...
  • List of desiccants: A desiccant is a substance that absorbs water. It is most commonly used to remove humidity that would normally degrade or even destroy ...

Desiccant Sample Sentences in News


  • Desiccant Technologies At Pack Expo 2014
    Multisorb is pleased to announce that it will exhibit at Pack Expo 2014 in Chicago, Illinois, November 2-5, 2014. Amongst more than 1800 exhibitors with a focus on processing and packaging solutions, Multisorb stands out in the crowd with its undeniably efficient and cost saving sorbent/desiccant dispensing systems. Read more on this news related to 'Desiccant'
  • Save Sawdust To Use As A Desiccant
    Spills are inevitable in any workshop or garage. For quick cleanup use leftover sawdust as a poor man’s desiccant. More »           Read more on this news related to 'Desiccant'

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