[ drahy-out ]
/ ˈdraɪˌaʊt /
the process or an instance of drying out: applying compost to the garden soil to retard dryout.
Informal. a facility for detoxifying alcoholic patients.
Origin of dryout
noun use of verb phrase dry out
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