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  • 1 dry — dry …

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  • 2 dry — dry·ad; dry·as; dry; dry·de·ni·an; dry·i·nid; dry·in·i·dae; dry·ly; dry·man; dry·ness; dry·o·bal·a·nops; dry·ob·a·tes; dry·o·phyl·lum; dry·o·pi·the·cid; dry·o·pith·e·ci·nae; dry·o·pi·the·cus; dry·op·te·ris; dry·op·te·roid; gynan·dry;… …

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  • 3 Dry — (dr[imac]), a. [Compar. {Drier}; superl. {Driest}.] [OE. dru[yogh]e, druye, drie, AS. dryge; akin to LG. dr[ o]ge, D. droog, OHG. trucchan, G. trocken, Icel. draugr a dry log. Cf. {Drought}, {Drouth}, 3d {Drug}.] 1. Free from moisture; having… …

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  • 4 dry — [ draj ] adj. inv. et n. m. • 1877; mot angl. « sec » ♦ Anglic. 1 ♦ Sec, en parlant du champagne, du vermouth. ⇒aussi extra dry. 2 ♦ N. m. (1951) Cocktail au gin et au vermouth. ⇒ martini. Des drys ou des dry …

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  • 5 dry — adj 1 Dry, arid mean devoid of moisture. Dry may suggest freedom from noticeable moisture either as a characteristic or as a desirable state {a dry climate} {1dry clothing} {dry land} {dry provisions} …

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  • 6 dry — [drī] adj. drier, driest [ME drie < OE dryge, akin to Ger trocken, Du droog < IE * dhereugh , fast, firm, solid (< base * dher , to hold out, hold fast > FIRM1)] 1. not watery; not under water [dry land] 2. having no moisture; not wet …

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  • 7 Dry — or dryness may refer to: Lack of water Prohibiting alcohol (see Dry county) Dryness (taste), the lack of sugar in a drink, especially an alcoholic one (not to be confused with the meaning listed above) Dryness (medical) Dryness (drought) Dry… …

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  • 8 Dry — Dry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dried}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Drying}.] [AS. drygan; cf. drugian to grow dry. See {Dry}, a.] To make dry; to free from water, or from moisture of any kind, and by any means; to exsiccate; as, to dry the eyes; to dry one s… …

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  • 9 dry up — {v.} 1. To become dry. * /The reservoir dried up during the four month drought./ 2. To disappear or vanish as if by evaporating. * /The Senator s influence dried up when he was voted out of office./ 3. {slang} To stop talking. Often used as a… …

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  • 10 dry up — {v.} 1. To become dry. * /The reservoir dried up during the four month drought./ 2. To disappear or vanish as if by evaporating. * /The Senator s influence dried up when he was voted out of office./ 3. {slang} To stop talking. Often used as a… …

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  • 11 dry — 〈[ draı] Adj.〉 trocken, herb, ohne Zuckerzusatz (Wein, Sekt) [engl.] * * * dry [dra̮i ] <indekl. Adj.; nachgestellt [engl. dry, verw. mit ↑ trocken]: (von Sekt, Wein o. Ä.) herb, trocken. * * * dry   [draɪ; englisch »trocken«],     …

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  • 12 dry — ► ADJECTIVE (drier, driest) 1) free from moisture or liquid. 2) not yielding water, oil, or milk. 3) without grease or other moisturizer or lubricator. 4) dully factual. 5) unemotional or undemonstrative. 6) (o …

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  • 13 Dry — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase Dry (Loiret). Dry Álbum de PJ Harvey Publicación 30 de Julio de 1992 …

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  • 14 Dry — bezeichnet: Dry (Loiret), französische Gemeinde im Département Loiret Dry County, US Staat mit Beschränkung des Alkoholkonsums Dry Deck Shelter, Modul, das an U Booten angebracht werden kann Dry Tortugas, Inselgruppe im Golf von Mexiko DRY, Don’t …

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  • 15 dry — adj. invar. (Despre băuturi alcoolice) Sec; fără zahăr. [pron. drai. / < engl. dry]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 25.02.2005. Sursa: DN  DRY [DRAI] adj. inv. (despre băuturi alcoolice) sec; fără zahăr (< engl. dry) Trimis de raduborza,… …

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  • 16 dry — [draɪ] verb dried PTandPP dry up phrasal verb [intransitive] to no longer be available or active: • There are fears that investment could dry up. • Sales could dry up if this trend continues …

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  • 17 dry — [adj1] moistureless anhydrous, arid, athirst, baked, bald, bare, barren, dehydrated, depleted, desert, desiccant, desiccated, drained, dried up, droughty, dusty, evaporated, exhausted, hard, impoverished, juiceless, not irrigated, parched,… …

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  • 18 dry up — (of a supply or flow) decrease and stop. → dry dry up informal cease talking. → dry …

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  • 19 Dry — Dry, v. i. 1. To grow dry; to become free from wetness, moisture, or juice; as, the road dries rapidly. [1913 Webster] 2. To evaporate wholly; to be exhaled; said of moisture, or a liquid; sometimes with up; as, the stream dries, or dries up.… …

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  • 20 Dry — Dry: Dry  дебютный студийный альбом британской певицы и музыканта PJ Harvey, вышедший в 1992 году. DRY («Don’t repeat yourself», рус. Не повторяйся)  принцип разработки программного обеспечения, нацеленный на снижение повторения… …

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