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(des'i-kā'tŏr, tōr),
1. Synonym(s): desiccant (2)
2. An apparatus, such as a glass chamber containing calcium chloride, sulfuric acid, or other drying agent, in which a material is placed for drying.
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CVME) was stored in a desicator and a weighed quantity was dissolved in normal saline or 2% v/v aqueous Tween80 solution and used for the various experiments.
7-cm) desicator samples for formaldehyde release testing, and four 6- by 6-inch (15.