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dry

1. having little or no rainfall
2. not providing milk
3. (of a wine, cider, etc.) not sweet
4. Pathol not accompanied by or producing a mucous or watery discharge
5. Electronics (of a soldered electrical joint) imperfect because the solder has not adhered to the metal, thus reducing conductance
6. Brit informal a Conservative politician who is considered to be a hard-liner
7. the dry Austral informal the dry season
8. US and Canadian an informal word for prohibitionist

dry

[drī]
(science and technology)
Free from or deficient in moisture.

dry

i. When referring to aircraft hire charges, it means “without fuel,” as opposed to wet, with fuel.
ii. When referring to a power setting or output, it means without the use of an afterburner or water injection.
iii. In relation to a runway, it means a runway that is neither wet nor contaminated. This includes a paved runway that has been specially prepared with grooves or a porous pavement to retain effectively dry-braking even when moisture is present.
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As pet food is part of the weekly shop, grocery multiples have tried to capitalise on the growth of complete dry food sales with expansion of their own label offerings, although the majority of sales are still branded.
Supply of dry food, disposabels, frozen foods, dairy products to the WZC ~t Veld Heuver (80 beds) and service Your Meal at Home (100 hot meals a day).
22 - Supply of hot and dry food for the needs of Arrest Slivnitza, each of which is subject to a contract for the supply of hot food for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and dry food (canned), for the purposes of arrest referred to in Lot name for two years.
The affiliation of Oxy Dry Food Blends and CPC Laboratories will expand and streamline the product offering for both companies allowing for cross marketing and consolidation opportunities which will serve the future of both companies and their customers.
Contract notice: Oils and fats, frozen foods and dry foods for care antwerp, flemish brabant and limburg.
Total quantity or scope: The contract includes regular supplies of hot and dry food for 24 months (two years) of living of people detained twenty-two district offices to arrest "Execution of Penalties" as the contract is awarded with an estimated value estimated number Meals as specified in Annexes B - information about lots and requirements of the client specified in the documentation for the procedure.
The contract includes twenty-four lots, each one the subject of a contract for the supply of hot food for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and dry food (canned), for purposes of these arrests to the district offices~ of Prisons ": Arrest Blagoevgrad, Razlog Arrest, Arrest Sandanski, Petrich Arrest, Arrest Slivnitsa Svishtov Arrest, Arrest Vidin, Oryahovo Arrest, Arrest Gabrovo, Balchik Arrest, Arrest Kardzhali, Kyustendil Arrest, Arrest Dupnitsa Arrest Montana, Lom Arrest, Arrest Pernik, Razgrad Arrest , Arrest Silistra, Targovishte Arrest, Arrest Popovo Svilengrad Arrest, Arrest Shumen, Yambol Arrest, Arrest Elhovo.
According to Kim Noetzel, vice president of marketing and community relations for the Arizona Humane Society: "We are reassuring pet owners that based on the information we have, dry food products, including those from Nutro, are safe to continue feeding.
Hansen Foodservice distributes frozen, chilled and dry food products as well as paper goods and janitorial supplies.
The dry food segment held the largest market share in pet food market in Europe.
Contract award: "delivery of cooked and dry food for arrests and zo galabovo" in lots.
You could try adding a small amount of water to his dry food to soften it up and make it more tempting for him.