kiln-dry

[ kil-drahy, kiln- ]
/ ˈkɪlˌdraɪ, ˈkɪln- /

verb (used with object), kiln-dried, kiln-dry·ing.

to dry in a kiln.

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Origin of kiln-dry

First recorded in 1530–40
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