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moisturenoun [U]

 us   /ˈmɔɪs·tʃər/
very ​smalldrops of ​water, either in the ​air or on a ​surface: It was a ​clearday with little moisture in the ​air.
(Definition of moisture from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"moisture" in British English

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moisturenoun [U]

uk   /ˈmɔɪs.tʃər/  us   /-tʃɚ/
a ​liquid such as ​water in the ​form of very ​smalldrops, either in the ​air, in a ​substance, or on a ​surface: These ​plants need a ​richsoil that retains moisture.
(Definition of moisture from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “moisture”
in Arabic رُطوبة…
in Korean 습기…
in Portuguese umidade…
in Catalan humitat…
in Japanese 水蒸気, 水分…
in Chinese (Simplified) 潮气,湿气, 水份…
in Turkish nem, rutubet…
in Russian влага…
in Chinese (Traditional) 潮氣,濕氣, 水分…
in Italian umidità…
in Polish wilgoć…
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