desiccator

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desiccator

[′des·ə‚kād·ər]
(chemical engineering)
A closed vessel, usually made of glass and having an airtight lid, used for drying solid chemicals by means of a desiccant.
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5 produced panels that satisfied the required performance standards of both formaldehyde emission (NPA's 2-h desicator test) and IB strength (ANSI).
Kyoto, Japan), which was dried under vacuum at 100[degrees]C for 2 days and kept at room temperature in a silica gel-dried desicator for later use.