a wooden kitchen sink, especially of the 19th century, not connected to an external water supply, with a shallow zinc- or tin-lined well on top in which a dishpan can be placed, and usually a cupboard below.
- Dry slope
noun 1. an artificial ski slope used for tuition and practice Also called dry-ski slope noun an artificial ski slope, often used for practice and training Examples Dry slopes are mainly in the UK as continental European countries tend to have plenty of snow fields, as does North America. Word Origin 1963
noun, Dentistry. 1. a painful inflammatory infection of the bone and tissues at the site of an extracted tooth. dry socket n. A painful inflamed condition at the site of extraction of a tooth that occurs when a blood clot fails to form properly or is dislodged.
noun 1. a prolonged period of dry weather. 2. a period of little or no productivity or activity, low income, etc.
- Dry steam
noun 1. steam that does not contain droplets of water