a combining form representing anhydride, in compound words:
Without water: anhydride.
the deficiency or absence of perspiration; adiaphoresis. noun (pathol) the absence of sweating anhidrosis an·hi·dro·sis (ān’hī-drō’sĭs) n. Absence of sweating. Also called adiaphoresis, ischidrosis.
with all water removed, especially water of crystallization. Historical Examples Above this temperature the anhydrous salt is the stable solid phase. The Phase Rule and Its Applications Alexander Findlay When perfectly pure and anhydrous, it forms a white and highly crystalline mass, rapidly decomposed by air and moisture. Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral […]
any of several black, tropical American cuckoos of the genus Crotophaga, having a compressed, bladelike bill. Contemporary Examples ani Amir Amreeka fi Sinjar,” said their father proudly, laughing, which translates as, “I am the prince of America in Sinjar. Obama Went to War to Save Them, But They Can’t Get U.S. Visas Christine van den […]
- Aniakchak crater
an active volcanic crater on the Alaskan Peninsula, with a diameter of 6 miles (10 km).