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  • verb intransitive To become dry (often of weather); to lose water.
  • verb transitive To cause to become dry.
  • verb transitive To deprive someone of (something vital).
  • verb intransitive To cease to exist; to disappear
  • verb intransitive, transitive To manually dry dishes
  • verb intransitive To stop talking, to forget what one was going to say.

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  • verb lose water or moisture
  • verb dry up and shrivel due to complete loss of moisture


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