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The tears came so fast to Mrs. Pontellier's eyes that the damp sleeve of her peignoir no longer served to dry them.
But Polavieja started his campaign with the immense advantage of having the whole of the dry season before him.
Their method of curing the leaves was to air-dry them and then packing them until wanted for use.
The smoke from her kitchen fire rose white as she put in dry sumac to give it a start.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Turn we our backs to the cold gloomy north, to the wet windy west, to the dry parching east—on to the south!
First of all, wrap a portion of damp newspaper round the roots, and then tie up with dry paper.
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I saw this girl, eight or nine years old, all benumbed and nothing but skin and bone.
In dry weather, they are now to be watered with lukewarm water softly showered upon them, between sunset and twilight.
It is more advantageous to pluck the leaves when they are dry than when they are moist.
At the door-step stood a woman in black, and she smiled largely, with dry chapped lips.

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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