the technique of painting in watercolors on dry plaster.
Also called dry fresco, secco.
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- Dry fuck
noun phrase To approximate the sex act without penetration or divestiture, and typically without orgasm: what he would call the dry humps verb : Did attack-crazy kamikazes crash into dry-humping kids on the Hell’s Kitchen shore? (1930s+)
noun 1. death of tissue owing to arterial obstruction without subsequent bacterial decomposition and putrefaction. dry gangrene n. Gangrene that develops as a result of arterial obstruction and is characterized by mummification of the dead tissue and absence of bacterial decomposition. Also called mummification.
- Dry garden
noun a type of garden with plants requiring little water as well as rocks and other ornamental objects Examples Plant cacti, the classic dry garden plants. Word Origin 1959
[drahy-gas] /ˈdraɪˌgæs/ Chemistry, Trademark. 1. a brand of gasoline-line antifreeze consisting of methyl alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, or a mixture of these.