dehydrated
dehydrated dehydrated adj. 1. thoroughly dried out.

Syn: desiccated, dried-out. [WordNet 1.5]

2. suffering from fluid deprivation; as, to become deydrated from overexertion on a hot day. [WordNet 1.5]


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