dehydrate


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de·hy·drate

 (dē-hī′drāt′)
v. de·hy·drat·ed, de·hy·drat·ing, de·hy·drates
v.tr.
1. To remove water from; make anhydrous.
2. To preserve by removing water from (vegetables, for example). See Synonyms at dry.
3. To deplete the bodily fluids of: The hot weather dehydrated the runners.
v.intr.
To lose water or bodily fluids.

dehydrate

(diːˈhaɪdreɪt; ˌdiːhaɪˈdreɪt)
vb
1. to lose or cause to lose water; make or become anhydrous
2. (Chemistry) to lose or cause to lose hydrogen atoms and oxygen atoms in the proportions in which they occur in water, as in a chemical reaction
3. (Medicine) to lose or deprive of water, as the body or tissues
ˌdehyˈdration n
deˈhydrator, deˈhydrater n

de•hy•drate

(diˈhaɪ dreɪt)

v. -drat•ed, -drat•ing. v.t.
1. to free (fruit, vegetables, etc.) from moisture for preservation; dry.
2. to cause abnormal loss of water from (the body).
3. to deprive (a chemical compound) of water or the elements of water.
v.i.
4. to lose body fluids or water.
[1875–80]
de•hy′dra•tor, n.

dehydrate


Past participle: dehydrated
Gerund: dehydrating

Imperative
dehydrate
dehydrate
Present
I dehydrate
you dehydrate
he/she/it dehydrates
we dehydrate
you dehydrate
they dehydrate
Preterite
I dehydrated
you dehydrated
he/she/it dehydrated
we dehydrated
you dehydrated
they dehydrated
Present Continuous
I am dehydrating
you are dehydrating
he/she/it is dehydrating
we are dehydrating
you are dehydrating
they are dehydrating
Present Perfect
I have dehydrated
you have dehydrated
he/she/it has dehydrated
we have dehydrated
you have dehydrated
they have dehydrated
Past Continuous
I was dehydrating
you were dehydrating
he/she/it was dehydrating
we were dehydrating
you were dehydrating
they were dehydrating
Past Perfect
I had dehydrated
you had dehydrated
he/she/it had dehydrated
we had dehydrated
you had dehydrated
they had dehydrated
Future
I will dehydrate
you will dehydrate
he/she/it will dehydrate
we will dehydrate
you will dehydrate
they will dehydrate
Future Perfect
I will have dehydrated
you will have dehydrated
he/she/it will have dehydrated
we will have dehydrated
you will have dehydrated
they will have dehydrated
Future Continuous
I will be dehydrating
you will be dehydrating
he/she/it will be dehydrating
we will be dehydrating
you will be dehydrating
they will be dehydrating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been dehydrating
you have been dehydrating
he/she/it has been dehydrating
we have been dehydrating
you have been dehydrating
they have been dehydrating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been dehydrating
you will have been dehydrating
he/she/it will have been dehydrating
we will have been dehydrating
you will have been dehydrating
they will have been dehydrating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been dehydrating
you had been dehydrating
he/she/it had been dehydrating
we had been dehydrating
you had been dehydrating
they had been dehydrating
Conditional
I would dehydrate
you would dehydrate
he/she/it would dehydrate
we would dehydrate
you would dehydrate
they would dehydrate
Past Conditional
I would have dehydrated
you would have dehydrated
he/she/it would have dehydrated
we would have dehydrated
you would have dehydrated
they would have dehydrated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.dehydrate - preserve by removing all water and liquids from; "carry dehydrated food on your camping trip"
preserve, keep - prevent (food) from rotting; "preserved meats"; "keep potatoes fresh"
2.dehydrate - remove water from; "All this exercise and sweating has dehydrated me"
dry, dry out - remove the moisture from and make dry; "dry clothes"; "dry hair"
3.dehydrate - lose water or moisture; "In the desert, you get dehydrated very quickly"
dry, dry out - remove the moisture from and make dry; "dry clothes"; "dry hair"
hydrate - cause to be hydrated; add water or moisture to; "hydrate your skin"

dehydrate

verb dry, evaporate, parch, desiccate, exsiccate The fruits are dehydrated to preserve them.

dehydrate

verb
To make or become free of moisture:
Translations
يُزيل الماء، يُجَفِّف
dehydrovat
dehydreretørre
dehidrál
òurrkaòurrkun; úrvötnun; òornun líkamsvefja
dehidratacijadehidruotisudžiovinti
atūdeņotdehidrēt
dehydrovať
kurutmaksuyunu almak

dehydrate

[diːˈhaɪdreɪt] VTdeshidratar

dehydrate

[ˌdiːhaɪˈdreɪt diːˈhaɪdreɪt]
vt
(= dry) [+ food, thing] → déshydrater
[+ person, body] → déshydrater
vi [person] → se déshydrater

dehydrate

vtWasser entziehen (+dat), → dehydrieren (spec)

dehydrate

[ˌdiːˈhaɪdreɪt] vtdisidratare
dehydrating agent → disidratante m

dehydrate

(diːhaiˈdreit) verb
to remove water from or dry out (especially foodstuffs). Vegetables take up less space if they have been dehydrated.
ˌdehyˈdration noun

de·hy·drate

vt. deshidratar, eliminar el agua de una sustancia;
deshidratarse, perder líquido del cuerpo o de los tejidos.
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