[ waw-ter-lis, wot-er- ]
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  1. devoid of water; dry.

  2. needing no water, as for cooking.

Origin of waterless

before 950; Middle English waterlees,Old English waterlēas.See water, -less

Other words from waterless

  • wa·ter·less·ly, adverb
  • wa·ter·less·ness, noun

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