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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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Cotton wool was soaked in chloroform and placed in desiccators for 5 minutes to saturate the dessicator.
Coated specimens were rinsed, drained, and dried in cool air and finally stored in a dessicator.
Prepared fractions were then stored in the dark under nitrogen in a dessicator.
79) After fresh venom is collected it is chemically dried in a dessicator under vacuum, where it forms into crystals.
1]) was prepared from sodium fluoride (NaF; USP reference standard which was dried for 4 hours at 150[degrees]C and then cooled in a dessicator before use).
7-cm) dessicator samples, and four 6- by 6-inch (15.
The other set was fumigated in a dessicator containing 25 mL ethanol-free chloroform in a small beaker with a few boiling chips.
Filters for chlorophyll a analysis were stored at -80[degrees]C, and filters for suspended particulate matter were dried at 60[degrees]C overnight and then placed in a dessicator.
1, 2, 4, 8, 16 hours) as test coupons are printed and left in the dessicator for the duration as required by the test specification.
A dessicator will give more of a chewy treat rather than a true chip.
rectangle with ethanol-rinsed scissors, wrapped in aluminum, labeled, and stored at -20[degrees]C in a dessicator until further processing.
After exposure, coated slides were placed in a dessicator at a temperature of-5[degrees]C for one hour After this time, durable snow crystal replicas were suitable for microscopic examination.