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desiccant


We ship the headphones wrapped in a plastic bag with a desiccant.
  a substance that promotes drying
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desiccant desiccants
Strongly Associated with:   desiccate
Notes:
For example,  a desiccant like calcium oxide is sometimes packed with electrical components to help keep them dry as changes in temperature alter relative humidity during shipment.
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  • We ship the headphones wrapped in a plastic bag with a desiccant.
  • She put it in a zip lock bag with a desiccant.
  • "You need a desiccant," Fredi said.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   desiccant [9] , desiccate [4]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Medicine, Architecture, Engineering, Nature & Ecology
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