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des·ic·cate

 (dĕs′ĭ-kāt′)
v. des·ic·cat·ed, des·ic·cat·ing, des·ic·cates
v.tr.
1. To dry out thoroughly.
2. To preserve (foods) by removing the moisture. See Synonyms at dry.
3. To make dry, dull, or lifeless: "Stalinism desiccated the grassroots of urban government" (Timothy J. Colton).
v.intr.
To become dry; dry out.
adj. (also -kĭt)
Lacking spirit or animation; arid: "There was only the sun-bruised and desiccate feeling in his mind" (J.R. Salamanca).

[Latin dēsiccāre, dēsiccāt- : dē-, de- + siccāre, to dry up (from siccus, dry).]

des′ic·ca′tion n.
des′ic·ca′tive adj.
des′ic·ca′tor n.

desiccated

(ˈdɛsɪˌkeɪtɪd)
adj
1. (Cookery) dehydrated and powdered: desiccated coconut.
2. (Chemistry) dehydrated and powdered: desiccated coconut.
3. lacking in spirit or animation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.desiccated - thoroughly dried out; "old boxes of desiccated Cuban cigars"; "dried-out boards beginning to split"
dry - free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet; "dry land"; "dry clothes"; "a dry climate"; "dry splintery boards"; "a dry river bed"; "the paint is dry"
2.desiccated - preserved by removing natural moisture; "dried beef"; "dried fruit"; "dehydrated eggs"; "shredded and desiccated coconut meat"
preserved - prevented from decaying or spoiling and prepared for future use
3.desiccated - lacking vitality or spiritdesiccated - lacking vitality or spirit; lifeless; "a technically perfect but arid performance of the sonata"; "a desiccate romance"; "a prissy and emotionless creature...settles into a mold of desiccated snobbery"-C.J.Rolo
dull - lacking in liveliness or animation; "he was so dull at parties"; "a dull political campaign"; "a large dull impassive man"; "dull days with nothing to do"; "how dull and dreary the world is"; "fell back into one of her dull moods"

desiccated

adjective
1. dried, dehydrated, dry, powdered desiccated flowers and leaves
2. dull, dry, lifeless, passionless, spiritless, dry-as-dust a desiccated and boring individual
Translations
sušenývyschlý
kiszárított
òurrkaîur
džiovintasišdžiovintas
izžuviskaltēts
kurutulmuş

desiccated

[ˈdesɪkeɪtɪd]
A. ADJ
1. (= dried) → seco
2. (fig) [person] → marchito, mustio
B. CPD desiccated coconut Ncoco rallado y seco

desiccated

adjgetrocknet; (fig)vertrocknet

desiccated

[ˈdɛsɪˌkeɪtɪd] adjessiccato/a
desiccated coconut → noce f di cocco essiccata

desiccated

(ˈdesikeitid) adjective
completely dried out. desiccated coconut.

desiccated

a. pp. de to desiccate, desecado-a.
References in classic literature ?
A few shrivelled and blackened vestiges of what had once been stuffed animals, desiccated mummies in jars that had once held spirit, a brown dust of departed plants: that was all
Next, aided by anxious sailors, he and Daughtry dropped into the lazarette through the cabin floor, and began breaking out and passing up a stream of supplies--cases of salmon and beef, of marmalade and biscuit, of butter and preserved milk, and of all sorts of the tinned, desiccated, evaporated, and condensed stuff that of modern times goes down to the sea in ships for the nourishment of men.
LEMON, COCONUT & WHITE CHOCOLATE TRUFFLES MAKES: 24-30 MAKES: 24-30 230g white chocolate 190ml double cream 180g lemon yoghurt (we used Rachel's Greek Style Yogurt) 30g unsalted butter 200g desiccated coconut plus 1 tbsp for the truffle mixture 10g freeze-dried raspberries 2 drops of lemon oil or flavouring 1 Melt the chocolate in a glass bowl over a pan of simmering water on a low heat.
White chocolate, 200gm; ripe bananas, 4; desiccated coconut, 85gm; dark chocolate drops, a handful
INGREDIENTS 20 digestive biscuits 125g butter 200g condensed milk 2 tbsp cocoa powder 125g desiccated coconut, plus another 4 tbsp toasted 1 Put the digestive biscuits in a plastic bag and bash with a rolling pin until they resemble crumbs.
INGREDIENTS: 500g desiccated coconut 1 tin (395g) sweetened condensed milk METHOD: 1.
Spicy stuffed peppers Serves 4 Ingredients 4 large green peppers 100g dry roasted peanuts 375g basmati rice, boiled 1 large onion, diced 2 tbsp sesame seeds 2 tbsp desiccated coconut 1/2 tsp garam masala 3 garlic cloves, crushed 1/2 inch ginger, grated 1/2 tsp chilli powder (optional) 1 tsp cumin powder 1 tsp coriander powder 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 8 curry leaves 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tbsp mustard seeds 2 tsp tomato puree 1 tbsp cooking oil (x2) Handful chopped fresh coriander Method In a non-stick frying pan add the desiccated coconut and sesame seeds.
INGREDIENTS 150g butter 150g honey 150g porridge oats 100g light brown sugar 1 pinch salt 50g dried apricots, chopped 50g dates, chopped 50g raisins 50g dried cherries and cranberries 25g almonds, or hazelnuts, chopped 25g sunflower seeds 25g pumpkin seeds 50g desiccated coconut METHOD?
Despite the fact that desiccated thyroid has exhibited a remarkable 130-year history of safe use, there still seems to be great controversy surrounding this substance.
This one is cool and refreshing, and this simple dessert is the perfect end to a midweek meal Ingredients: * 20g coconut, desiccated * 25g coconut, creamed, block * 3 tablespoons water, boiling * 300g Greek yoghurt, 0% fat * 100g soft, low fat cheese (less than 5% fat) * 1 teaspoon vanilla extract * 20g icing sugar * 1 medium kiwi fruit, peeled and finely chopped * 50g pineapple in juice, drained, finely chopped Instructions: * Put the desiccated coconut into a non-stick frying pan and cook over a medium-high heat for 1-2 minutes, stirring often, until lightly toasted.
The European price of average desiccated coconut used in curries and cakes is up 116% year-on-year and currently stands at j about [pounds sterling]1,887 per tonne [Mintec]