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drier1

[drahy-er] /ˈdraɪ ər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that dries.
2.
any substance added to paints, varnishes, printing inks, etc., to make them dry quickly.
3.
dryer (def 1).
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English dreyere (as surname). See dry, -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for driers

drier1

/ˈdraɪə/
adjective
1.
a comparative of dry

drier2

/ˈdraɪə/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of dryer1
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Word Origin and History for driers

drier

n.

see dry (v.).

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