wetness

  • 1Wetness — 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

  • 2wetness —    sweat    Female usage and advertising jargon:     The confident, knowledgeable people with public lives which transcend choices about bathroom bowl cleaners and products to prevent underarm wetness have been males. (Mackie, 1983) …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 3wetness — wet ► ADJECTIVE (wetter, wettest) 1) covered or saturated with liquid. 2) (of the weather) rainy. 3) involving the use of water or liquid. 4) (of paint, ink, etc.) not yet having dried or hardened. 5) Brit. informal lacking forcefulness or… …

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  • 4wetness — noun the condition of containing or being covered by a liquid (especially water) (Freq. 1) he confirmed the wetness of the swimming trunks • Ant: ↑dryness • Derivationally related forms: ↑wet • Hypernyms: ↑condition, ↑ …

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  • 5wetness — noun see wet I …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6wetness — wet·ness (wĕtʹnĭs) n. 1. The condition of being wet. 2. Moisture. 3. Rainy or persistently damp weather. * * * …

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  • 7wetness — noun a) The condition of being wet. b) Moisture. Ant: dryness …

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  • 8wetness — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. moisture, dampness, liquid, water, humidity, clamminess, mist, fog, rain. ANT.: dryness, aridity …

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  • 9wetness — wet·ness || wetnɪs n. moisture, dampness …

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  • 10wetness — n. 1. Moisture, humidity. 2. Fogginess, mistiness, wet …

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  • 11wetness — wet·ness …

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  • 12wetness fraction — noun : a fraction expressing the ratio of the weight of free water particles to that of the whole in a quantity of wet steam …

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  • 13Subpreputial wetness — is a lanolin like wetness commonly found under the prepuce in most female and male individuals who have not undergone circumcision, as well as in the female vulva area. If allowed to accumulate along with dead epithelial cells, the combination is …

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  • 14Incipient Wetness Impregnation — (IW or IWI) is a commonly used technique for the synthesis of heterogeneous catalysts. Typically, the active metal precursor is dissolved in an aqueous or organic solution. Then the metal containing solution is added to a catalyst support… …

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  • 15incipient wetness — Condition when just enough liquid has been added to a porous solid to just fill all the pore. If more liquid is added to the mixture, it coats the outer surface, changing the appearance from dull to glistening. On drying, catalyst materials added …

    Petroleum refining glossary

  • 16Diaper — Nappy redirects here. For other uses, see Nappy (disambiguation) and Diaper (disambiguation). For the geological term, see diapir. Disposable baby diaper with resealable tapes and elasticated leg cuffs …

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  • 17Pull-Ups Training Pants — Pull Ups redirects here. For other uses, see Pull up .Pull Ups is a brand of disposable training diapers made under the Huggies brand of baby products. The product was first introduced in 1989 and became popular with the motto I m a big kid now!… …

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  • 18Kimberly-Clark — Infobox Company name = Kimberly Clark Corporation type = Public (NYSE: [http://www.nyse.com/about/listed/lcddata.html?ticker=KMB KMB] , BMV: [http://www.bmv.com.mx/BMV/JSP/sec5 infoemis.jsp?idmenu=1 seidemi=5524 Kimber] ) genre = foundation =… …

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  • 19Water content — Soil composition by phase: s soil (dry), v void (pores filled with water or air), w water, a air. V is volume, M is mass. Water content or moisture content is the quantity of water contained in a material, such as soil (called soil moisture),… …

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  • 20Antecedent moisture — is a term from the fields of Hydrology and sewage collection and disposal that describes the relative wetness or dryness of a watershed or sanitary sewershed. Antecedent moisture conditions change continuously and can have a very significant… …

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