anhydrous

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anhydrous

containing no water, esp no water of crystallization
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anhydrous

[an′hī·drəs]
(chemistry)
Being without water, especially water of hydration.
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After approaching a large pharmaceutical company that made a breast cream and urging it to add anhydrous lanolin to its formulation Hagen says she was told that the inclusion of the ingredient would result in an unmarketable product because the lanolin was not cosmetically acceptable and women would not use anything unless it was "pink, pretty and perfumed."