drier

Synonyms and related words:
air brush, art paper, brush, camera lucida, camera obscura, canvas, chalk, charcoal, chromogen, clothes-drier, coat, coat of paint, coating, color, color filter, color gelatin, colorant, coloring, crayon, dead-color, dehumidifier, dehydrant, dehydrator, desiccative, desiccator, distemper, drawing paper, drawing pencil, dye, dyestuff, easel, evaporator, exsiccative, exsiccator, exterior paint, fixative, flat coat, flat wash, floor enamel, ground, interior paint, lay figure, maulstick, medium, opaque color, paint, paintbrush, palette, palette knife, pastel, pencil, pigment, pigments, prime coat, primer, priming, scratchboard, siccative, sketchbook, sketchpad, spatula, spray gun, stain, stump, tempera, thinner, tinction, tincture, transparent color, turpentine, turps, undercoat, undercoating, varnish, vehicle, wash, wash coat

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  • Drier — Dri er, n. 1. One who, or that which, dries; that which may expel or absorb moisture; a desiccative; as, the sun and a northwesterly wind are great driers of the earth. [1913 Webster] 2. (Paint.) Drying oil; a substance mingled with the oil used… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Drier — Dri er, compar., Driest Dri est, superl., of {Dry}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • drier — comparative of DRY …   Medical dictionary

  • drier — see DRY (Cf. dry) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • drier — drier, driest, drily are the comparative (= more dry) and superlative (= most dry) forms, and the adverb form, of dry …   Modern English usage

  • drier — [drī′ər] n. 1. a substance added to paint, varnish, etc. to make it dry fast 2. DRYER adj. compar. of DRY …   English World dictionary

  • drier — [1] A dehumidifier. [2] A drying oven. [3] Substance or device used to remove moisture from a refrigeration system. [4] A device located in the liquid line, contains desiccant to absorb moisture from the system. Usually combined with the receiver …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Drier — Dry 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;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • drier —  , dryer  Drier is the condition of being more dry; a dryer is an appliance for drying clothes or hair …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • drier — džiovykla statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Džiovinimo įrenginys. atitikmenys: angl. drier; dryer rus. сушилка; сушильная печь …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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