an oven for the controlled drying and seasoning of cut lumber.
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.
noun 1. a mode of farming, practiced in regions of slight or insufficient rainfall, that relies mainly on tillage methods rendering the soil more receptive of moisture and on the selection of suitable crops.