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dehydrate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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dehydratede‧hy‧drate /ˌdiːhaɪˈdreɪt $ diːˈhaɪdreɪt/ verb  1 [transitive]DRY to remove the liquid from a substance such as food or a chemicalrehydrate, hydrate The substance is dehydrated and stored as powder.2 [intransitive, transitive]DRY to lose too much water from your body, or to make this happen Alcohol dehydrates the body.dehydrated adjectivedehydration /ˌdiːhaɪˈdreɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]
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dehydrateThe milk is dehydrated and stored as powder.I shove aside a pile of dehydrated red and black typewriter ribbons and set my machine down with a clunk.High temperatures make people dehydrate very quickly.
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Verb table
dehydrate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydehydrate
he, she, itdehydrates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydehydrated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave dehydrated
he, she, ithas dehydrated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad dehydrated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill dehydrate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have dehydrated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam dehydrating
he, she, itis dehydrating
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you, we, theyare dehydrating
Past
I, he, she, itwas dehydrating
you, we, theywere dehydrating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been dehydrating
he, she, ithas been dehydrating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been dehydrating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be dehydrating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been dehydrating
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