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
- Dry stock
noun 1. (NZ) cattle that are raised for meat
adjective 1. (of a wall) made without mortar