antidesiccant

[ an-tee-des-i-kuh nt, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈdɛs ɪ kənt, ˌæn taɪ- /

noun Horticulture.

a substance or material applied to a plant, as by spraying, to inhibit moisture loss during transplanting.

Nearby words

  1. antidazzle mirror,
  2. antidemocratic,
  3. antidepressant,
  4. antidepressants,
  5. antiderivative,
  6. antideuteron,
  7. antidiarrheal,
  8. antidisestablishmentarian,
  9. antidisestablishmentarianism,
  10. antidiuresis

Origin of antidesiccant


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