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moist

having a moderate moisture content, slightly wet to the touch.

moist dermatitis
see moist dermatitis of rabbits.
moist grain storage
grain stored at about 30% moisture in airtight silos. (Normally grain is stored at 10-15% moisture.) Care is needed to avoid errors in the ensiling process and the storage costs are much higher, but the grain is more digestible. To avoid the silo costs, the grain can be treated with propionic or acetic acid and stored in bins, but care needs to be given to the grain's vitamin E content, which may be diminished by this treatment.
moist lung sounds
sounds heard on auscultation of the lungs that indicate the presence of inflammatory or edema fluid in the bronchi or alveoli.

Patient discussion about moist

Q. Can I catch pneumonia, if I go outside with wet hair? My Mother used to tell me when I was a kid that if I go outside with wet hair, I will catch pneumonia. Is this true?

A. Are you seiously, Ann? I mean, I'm sure y're wet hair make Pneumonia?...I sorry this is not true.

Q. why is it bad to walk outside with wet hair after you have taken a shower , when it's clod out side? what can happen to me if i will do it ?

A. I've done this several times. The few times, my mother told me not to, I caught a cold.

Q. My brother is a heavy alcoholic. He has very recently been diagnosed with wet brain. My brother is a heavy alcoholic. He has very recently been diagnosed with wet brain. I am wondering what this wet brain is all about?

A. It known as Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome also referred to as wet brain often is seen in later stage alcoholics. This condition shows up on an MRI as a smaller less functional brain. The symptoms such as short term memory loss, inability to learn new things, inability to concentrate or focus could apply to a lot of things. I have never known people actually diagnosed with this. This knowledge I gained through surfing the net.

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References in classic literature ?
The brimming glass that overflows its own rim moistens the earth about it.
Dissolve a small amount of table salt in a cup of warm water and moisten the test area.
Two levels of soil moisture known as moisten and dry condition selected as the main plots and three planting rows on the beds with the bed distance of 60 and 75 cm with fixed and spring loaded furrow openers as sub plots were the experimental design pattern.
Moisten edges with milk and cover with another strip of pasta.
To use the fiber as thread, moisten the fiber before using it to bind up something like an arrowhead, or for threading a needle for sewing.
Moisten the sponge with oxymetazoline and place it into the tonsillar fossa.
For wet-to-dry gauze dressings, used typically in debridement of wound beds, normal saline is used moisten the gauze, which is then covered with dry gauze or other dressings.
When you blink, your lacrimal (LAK-rih-mul) glands (eye part located under your eyelids that secretes tears) produce watery tears to moisten your eyes.
NOW I keep a deodorant crystal close at hand, moisten it and rub it on whenever the ivy rash is giving me fits.
Moisten is hoping to repeat the success it has had in Germany with a new style of beer called Duckstein following its UK launch.
If the top of the soil begins to dry out, moisten it gently--don't drench it.
This is a soft, pink, skin-like layer that secretes a fluid which helps moisten the air inhaled through the nose and trap smoke and other foreign particles.