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hydrate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhydratehy‧drate1 /ˈhaɪdreɪt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 to supply someone or something with water to keep them healthy and in good condition opp dehydrate 🔊 After you run, drink plenty of water to stay well hydrated. Grammar Hydrate is usually passive.hydration /haɪˈdreɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
hydrateMany of the rescued birds are being hydrated with electrolytes and kept warm on a heating pad.
Related topics: Chemistry
hydratehydrate2 noun [countable] technical 🔊 🔊 HCa chemical substance that contains water
Examples from the Corpus
hydrateAnimals were kept under light anaesthesia thereafter with ip chloral hydrate.Another large reservoir of fossil fuels, solid gas hydrates, has recently come to public recognition.
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Verb table
hydrate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyhydrate
he, she, ithydrates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhydrated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave hydrated
he, she, ithas hydrated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad hydrated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill hydrate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have hydrated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam hydrating
he, she, itis hydrating
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you, we, theyare hydrating
Past
I, he, she, itwas hydrating
you, we, theywere hydrating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been hydrating
he, she, ithas been hydrating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been hydrating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be hydrating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been hydrating
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