exsiccate

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exsiccate

[′ek·sə‚kāt]
(science and technology)
To dry by driving off, or draining of, moisture.
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After hydrolysis, samples were exsiccated at 60[degrees]C under vacuum, and the dry residue containing standard free bases was dissolved in 100 [micro]L of water for immediate analysis, or stored at -20[degrees]C.
An exsiccated sample was deposited in the Herbarium of the Federal University of Grande Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, with registration number 4665.
Supernatants were evaporated on Speed-Vac and next exsiccated with [P.sub.2][O.sub.5].