Dry Adiabat

Science / Weather / Dry Adiabat: The line on a Skew T-Log P chart that depicts the lifting of dry air, or air that is unsaturated. As a parcel rises adiabatically, its pressure decreases and its temperature falls due to the expansion of the air parcel. When an air parcel is unsaturated and rises, then the temperature decreases at a rate of 1°C per 100 meters (5.5°F per 1,000 feet).

Other Words for Dry

Dry Noun Synonyms: dehydrated, desiccated, arid, sear, parched, waterless, moistureless, barren, bare, fruitless
Dry Adjective Synonyms: dreary, boring, tedious, tiresome, wearisome, wearying, tiring, dull, uninteresting, monotonous, prosaic, commonplace, stale, uninspired, plain, unadorned, unembellished
Dry Verb Synonyms: dry up or out, wither, shrivel, shrink, wilt
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Drying Cabinet

Entertainment / Photography / Drying Cabinet: Vented cabinet equipped with suspension clips for drying films. MORE

Dry-Processed Coffee

Life Style / Coffee / Dry-Processed Coffee: Coffee processed by removing the husk or fruit after the coffee fruit has been dried. When only ripe fruit is utilized and the drying is done carefully dry-processed coffee can be complex, fruity, and MORE

Drying Marks

Entertainment / Photography / Drying Marks: Marks on the film emulsion caused by uneven drying and resulting in areas of uneven density, which may show up in the final print. MORE

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