dry joint n.
A joint with atrophic desiccating changes.
noun 1. an oven for the controlled drying and seasoning of cut lumber. noun 1. an oven in which cut timber is dried and seasoned
- Dry labor
dry labor n. Labor after spontaneous loss of practically all of the amniotic fluid.
noun 1. a tract of land in a desert region over which a shallow lake is formed during the rainy season or after prolonged heavy rains.
[drahy-land] /ˈdraɪˌlænd/ noun 1. Often, drylands. a tract of land having dry, often sandy soil, as on the floor of a valley: Acres of the drylands have been reclaimed by irrigation.