a thermometer having a dry bulb: used in conjunction with a wet-bulb thermometer in a psychrometer.
an ordinary thermometer used alongside a wet-bulb thermometer to obtain relative humidity See also psychrometer
noun 1. a category of cargo stowed in bulk, consisting of grain, cotton, coal, etc.
noun, Electricity. 1. a cell in which the electrolyte exists in the form of a paste, is absorbed in a porous medium, or is otherwise restrained from flowing. noun 1. a primary cell in which the electrolyte is in the form of a paste or is treated in some way to prevent it from spilling […]
[drahy-kleen] /ˈdraɪˈklin/ verb (used with object) 1. to clean (garments, draperies, rugs, etc.) with a liquid other than water, as benzine or gasoline. verb 1. (transitive) to clean (clothing, fabrics, etc) with a solvent other than water, such as trichloroethylene
noun 1. a business that dry-cleans garments, draperies, etc. 2. a person who owns or operates such an establishment. 3. a liquid solvent used in dry cleaning.