moistening moistening

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of making something slightly wet

Usage(s):

  1. Your article states that John Rust hit upon the idea of using a smooth spindle and moistening same to make the cotton adhere.
  2. Carried on an endless belt, the rods first pass through a moistening device, then comb through the cotton plants.
  3. In addition to moistening the greenhouse soil, the 6,000-gal.

News

  • Rain dampens weekend events but not spirits

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Surprisingly strong thunderstorms rolled through southeast Wisconsin Friday morning, June 21st, moistening weekend events such as Greek...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: FOX 6 Milwaukee

Quotes

  • Roy Spencer, principal research scientist at the University of Alabama-Huntsville, says, "The main thing they're trying to show is that the recent warming and moistening in the last 30 years is outside the range of natural variability, and that man...
    on Oct 10, 2007 By: Roy Spencer Source: USA Today

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