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dewnoun [U]

uk   /dʒuː/  us   /duː/
drops of ​water that ​form on the ​ground and other ​surfacesoutside during the ​night
dewy
adjective uk   /ˈdʒuː.i/  us   /ˈduː.i/
a dewy ​morning
(Definition of dew from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dewnoun [U]

 us   /du, dju/
smalldrops of ​water that ​form on the ​ground and other ​surfacesoutside esp. during the ​night
(Definition of dew from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dew”
in Korean 이슬…
in Arabic نَدى…
in Malaysian embun…
in French rosée…
in Russian роса…
in Chinese (Traditional) 露,露水…
in Italian rugiada…
in Turkish çiğ…
in Polish rosa…
in Spanish rocío…
in Vietnamese sương…
in Portuguese orvalho…
in Thai น้ำค้าง…
in German der Tau…
in Catalan rosada…
in Japanese 露…
in Chinese (Simplified) 露,露水…
in Indonesian embun…
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