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- adj. causing to desiccate, dry
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Drying; tending to dry.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Drying; tending to dry.
- n. That which dries or evaporates; an application that dries up secretions.
From desiccate + -ive (Wiktionary)