Decolourise and dehydrate rapidly with absolute alcohol until there remains only a very faint bluish tint.
It is employed to dehydrate certain oils with which the pork-packer adulterates lard.
Flood with several changes of absolute alcohol to dehydrate the section.
Drop absolute alcohol on to the section from a drop bottle, to dehydrate it.
v. de·hy·drat·ed, de·hy·drat·ing, de·hy·drates
To remove water from; make anhydrous.
To preserve by removing water from something, such as vegetables.
To deplete the bodily fluids of an individual.