antidesiccant

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(an′tē desi kənt, an′tī-)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
an•ti•des•ic•cant  (an′tē desi kənt, an′tī-),USA pronunciation n. [Hort.]
  1. Botanya substance or material applied to a plant, as by spraying, to inhibit moisture loss during transplanting.
  • anti- + desiccant

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