a compass having a compass card mounted on pivots.
- Dry cough
dry cough n. A cough not accompanied by expectoration; a nonproductive cough.
[drahyd-n] /ˈdraɪd n/ noun 1. John, 1631–1700, English poet, dramatist, and critic. /ˈdraɪdən/ noun 1. John. 1631–1700, English poet, dramatist, and critic of the Augustan period, commonly regarded as the chief exponent of heroic tragedy. His major works include the tragedy All for Love (1677), the verse satire Absalom and Achitophel (1681), and the Essay […]
- Dry deposition
dry deposition See under acid deposition.
noun, Chemistry. 1. . noun 1. another name for destructive distillation