• Definition for "drying agent"
    • Any compound which has had an affinity for…
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drying agent definition

  • noun:
    • Any compound which has had an affinity for water so that it will extract it off their products; a desiccant
    • a substance that encourages drying out (e.g., calcium oxide digests water and is accustomed eliminate moisture)
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