another name for destructive distillation
[drahy-dok] /ˈdraɪˌdɒk/ verb (used with object) 1. to place (a ship) in a dry dock. verb (used without object) 2. (of a ship) to go into a dry dock. noun 1. a structure able to contain a ship and to be drained or lifted so as to leave the ship free of water with all […]
- Dry drunk
noun 1. an alcoholic who is not currently drinking alcohol but is still following an irregular undisciplined lifestyle like that of a drunkard
[drahy-dok-ij] /ˈdraɪˌdɒk ɪdʒ/ noun 1. the act or fact of placing a ship in a dry dock. 2. a charge for repairs in a dry dock: Dry-dockage is the largest item in the ship’s maintenance.
[drahy-er] /ˈdraɪ ər/ noun 1. Also, drier. a machine, appliance, or apparatus for removing moisture, as by forced ventilation or heat: hair dryer; clothes dryer. 2. 1 (defs 1, 2). /ˈdraɪə/ noun 1. a person or thing that dries 2. an apparatus for removing moisture by forced draught, heating, or centrifuging 3. any of certain […]