desiccate

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Synonyms for desiccate

to make or become free of moisture

to make or become no longer active or productive

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preserve by removing all water and liquids from

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remove water from

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lose water or moisture

lacking vitality or spirit

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This is especially true in winter, when central heating desiccates air that must be sufficiently humidified for indoor plants to grow; to make matters worse, relative humidity in Los Angeles is lowest during winter months.
And, it flash desiccates and reduces the volume of septic, industrial and hazardous sludges by as much as 80%.
The Technology accelerates compressed air to supersonic speeds in a closed cyclonic chamber where the air is powerful enough to almost instantly grind, flash desiccate and atomize solid and liquid wastes and other materials into micron sized powders.