dehydrator

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dehydrator

[dē′hī‚drād·ər]
(chemistry)
A substance that removes water from a material; an example is sulfuric acid.
(chemical engineering)
Vessel or process system for the removal of liquids from gases or solids by the use of heat, absorbents, or adsorbents.
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He said the hospital was neglectful in allowing Mr Game to dehydrate and this was the key reason for his kidney failure, which in turn caused fatal multiple organ failure.
Demonstrating how easy it is to dehydrate foods and other items is a key way to increase sales in the category.
Try and cut tea and coffee out of your diet as these can dehydrate the skin.
Air conditioning and central heating dehydrate offices so much that one in 10 are as dry as California's Death Valley, says the study.
Heat reduces ground moisture, dehydrates trees, and encourages beetle infestations.