Humidness
Humidness Hu"mid*ness, n. Humidity. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Wetness — Wet ness, n. 1. The quality or state of being wet; moisture; humidity; as, the wetness of land; the wetness of a cloth. [1913 Webster] 2. A watery or moist state of the atmosphere; a state of being rainy, foggy, or misty; as, the wetness of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • humidity — noun a climate of warm temperatures and high humidity Syn: mugginess, humidness, closeness, sultriness, stickiness, steaminess, airlessness, stuffiness, clamminess; dampness, damp, dankness, moisture, moistness, wetness, dewiness Ant …   Thesaurus of popular words

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  • humid — /ˈhjuməd / (say hyoohmuhd) adjective moist or damp, with liquid or vapour: humid air. {Latin (h)ūmidus moist} –humidly, adverb –humidness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • humidity — [n] very damp weather clamminess, dampness, dankness, dew, dewiness, evaporation, fogginess, heaviness, humectation, humidness, moistness, moisture, mugginess, oppressiveness, sogginess, steam, steaminess, stickiness, sultriness, sweatiness,… …   New thesaurus

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