spray-dry

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v spray-dry dry by bringing into the form of a spray, through contact with a hot gas
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Usage

In literature:

The first steps were wet with spray, and slippery, but the remainder were quite dry.
"The Scarecrow of Oz" by L. Frank Baum
Their faces were drawn, grey and streaked with the dried salt sprays.
"The Rescue" by Joseph Conrad
His eyebrows were all white with dried spray.
""Captains Courageous"" by Rudyard Kipling
It was a dried spray of the blossoms of the saskatoon.
"The Maid of the Whispering Hills" by Vingie E. Roe
I have been sprayed upon till my spirit is never dry of the life-giving waters that flow so freely.
"In the Footprints of the Padres" by Charles Warren Stoddard
And the South dries the hawthorn-spray.
"The Poetry Of Robert Browning" by Stopford A. Brooke
He gazed languidly at a spray, now dry and old.
"Prisoners" by Mary Cholmondeley
There was not an atom of spray; we were as dry going to windward as when running free.
"For Treasure Bound" by Harry Collingwood
After supper was over, and we had dried our clothes, wet through and through by the spray, we lay down to sleep under the rock.
"Peter Trawl" by W. H. G. Kingston
Uncle Katoma cut a dry spray from a tree, and flung it into the fount.
"Russian Fairy Tales" by W. R. S. Ralston
It must be the fine spray moss; and dried quickly, by placing a warm flat-iron upon it.
"The Royal Guide to Wax Flower Modelling" by Emma Peachey
While the putty is drying the spray-hood or turtle-deck can be made.
"Boys' Book of Model Boats" by Raymond Francis Yates
Tamaiti himself disappeared a while in the bush and returned with coco tinder, dry leaves, and a spray of waxberry.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 18 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
As the spray was drying on her legs, he started filling out her breasts.
"Tangle Hold" by F. L. Wallace
I will not call it dry, for the spray completely covered it.
"The Perils and Adventures of Harry Skipwith" by W.H.G. Kingston
There was not an atom of spray; we were as dry going to windward as when running free.
"The Secret of the Sands" by Harry Collingwood
I dried the blinding spray from my eyes, and, raising myself upon my elbow, looked about.
"Tales from Blackwood" by Various
Kit's skin was burned, and crusted by salt and sand where the spray had dried.
"Kit Musgrave's Luck" by Harold Bindloss
To make sprays of coral you should procure some twigs of thorn; peel and dry, before painting with the varnish.
"The Art of Amusing" by Frank Bellew
When dry the spray should be applied as before.
"The Potter's Craft" by Charles F. Binns
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In news:

Spray drying is a key process for manufacturing amorphous dispersions because of its breadth of applicability.
What to condsider when using spray drying to produce materials for Li-ion batteries.
The company warns the spray could burst into flames on your skin if you come in to contact with a flame or spark before the spray is dry.
A dry shampoo in spray form.
The ceramic coating has an ability to bond directly to most substrates and because it dries within seconds of exiting the spray nozzle, high build coatings in one coat are possible.
Overuse of shampoos and alcohol-based gels and sprays also promotes drying.
Use a light coat and dry thoroughly before spraying the other side.
All-in-one wet and dry mop Libman Freedom Spray Mop .
STEP ONE Spray hair with texturizer and finger-comb strands as you blow-dry.
It sucks in dry air, sprays it with mist, and blows it back out after it's been warmed.
Delavan Spray Technologies' SDX V spray drying nozzle features an internal design intended to reduce pressure loss through the nozzle.
With the trend for portable yet healthful foods, Ocean Spray Craisins -- sweetened dried cranberries -- are in high demand.
Whenever I have to spray fast-drying lacquer in the summer, I gird myself for blush .
If desired, spray paint and let dry.
Ocean Spray has launched a reduced-sugar version of its dried cranberries product.
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