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English definition of “desiccated”

desiccated

adjective uk   /ˈdes.ɪ.keɪ.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/
dried: 100 g of desiccated coconutDry weather, arid conditions and dryness disapproving not interesting or completely without imagination: All the party seems to have to offer is the same desiccated old ideas.Tedious and uninspiring
(Definition of desiccated from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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