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[ sĭkənt ]


Having the capability to make dry; drying.

Nearby words

sic., sica, sicanian, sicca complex, sicca syndrome, siccant, siccar, siccative, sicced, sice, sicht
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Examples from the Web for siccant

  • The same supple style, siccant touch, and technical mastery were present.

    Franz Liszt|James Huneker
  • Sharp in contour and siccant, every paragraph is packed with ideas.

    Egoists|James Huneker