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 for dried-up
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  dried-up \dried-up\ adj.
     wrinkled or cracked from drying.
     Syn: sere, sear, shriveled, withered.
          [WordNet 1.5]
     2. having its water supply exhausted.
        [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: (used especially of vegetation) having lost all moisture;
             "dried-up grass"; "the desert was edged with sere
             vegetation"; "shriveled leaves on the unwatered
             seedlings"; "withered vines" [syn: dried-up, sere,
             sear, shriveled, shrivelled, withered]
      2: depleted of water; "a dried-up water hole"

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