- The degree of dryness of a porous sample after drying in an oven at a specified temperature .
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oven-dry — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ transitive verb Etymology: oven + dry, v. : to dry in an oven … Useful english dictionary
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dry-roasted — dry roast|ed [ ,draı roustəd ] adjective cooked in an oven without any oil … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
Dry heat sterilization — See also: Sterilization (microbiology) Dry heat sterilization of an article is one of the earliest forms of sterilization practiced. Dry heat, as the name indicates, utilizes hot air that is either free from water vapour, or has very little of it … Wikipedia
Dry roasting — See also: Coffee roasting Coffee beans being roasted Dry Roasting is a process by which heat is applied to dry foodstuffs without the use of oil or water as a carrier. Unlike other dry heat methods, dry roasting is used with foods such as nuts… … Wikipedia
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Dry stove — Stove Stove, n. [D. stoof a foot stove, originally, a heated room, a room for a bath; akin to G. stube room, OHG. stuba a heated room, AS. stofe, Icel. stofa a room, bathing room, Sw. stufva, stuga, a room, Dan. stue; of unknown origin. Cf.… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
dry-roasted — /druy roh stid/, adj. roasted with no oil, or less oil than is usually used in roasting, so that the product is drier, crisper, and less caloric: dry roasted peanuts. Also, dry roast. * * * ˌdry ˈroasted 7 [dry roasted] adjective cooked in an… … Useful english dictionary
Dry media reaction — A dry media reaction or solid state reaction or solventless reaction is a chemical reaction system in the absence of a solvent. The drive for the development of dry media reactions in chemistry is economics (save money on solvents) ease of… … Wikipedia