The aridness, the desiccation, the lifelessness of everything about was somehow shocking.
The physical disinfectants are sunlight, desiccation, and heat.
The nitrate beds are thus essentially a product of desiccation.
Desiccation and immersion in liquids are the only means of preservation.
In fine, tanning is still a preparatory method for desiccation.
It preserves ...