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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.
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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 Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © 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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