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humiditynoun [U]

uk   /hjuːˈmɪd.ə.ti/  us   /hjuːˈmɪd.ə.t̬i/
the ​quality of being ​humid: I don't like the humidity of this ​climate.
a ​measurement of how much ​water there is in the ​air: The ​temperature is ​almost 80 ​degrees, and the humidity 35%.
(Definition of humidity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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humiditynoun [U]

 us   /hjuˈmɪd·ɪ·t̬i/
earth science a ​measure of how ​wet the ​air is: Tomorrow will be ​hot, with high humidity.
(Definition of humidity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “humidity”
in Arabic رُطوبة…
in Korean 습도…
in Portuguese umidade…
in Catalan humitat…
in Japanese 湿度…
in Chinese (Simplified) 湿润,潮湿, 湿度…
in Turkish nem, rutubet…
in Russian влажность…
in Chinese (Traditional) 濕潤,潮濕, 濕度…
in Italian umidità…
in Polish wilgotność…
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