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desiccate
used in The Time Machine

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Definition to remove moisture from something
  • A few shrivelled and blackened vestiges of what had once been stuffed animals, desiccated mummies in jars that had once held spirit, a brown dust of departed plants:
    Chapter 8 (32% in)
desiccated = dried out
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