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English definition of “dry”

dry

verb [I/T] (REMOVE WATER)   /drɑɪ/ (present tense dries, present participle drying, past tense and past participle dried)
to become dry, or to remove water from something : [I] I can’t go out until my hair dries. [T] The woman dried her hands on a towel and returned to the table . [I] If you don’t keep food covered , it dries out.
(Definition of dry verb (REMOVE WATER) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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