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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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In true Carry On style, they managed to raise a cheeky eyebrow over jugs, horns and buns, delighting over every reference to the tightness of the swiss rolls, the moistness of sponge cake and the idea of popping Mary's cherry (cake).
encircling the bead with his lips, he sucks, engulfing her nipple in heat and moistness .
The chicken had retained a moistness, while the veg were cooked to perfection.
Be careful not to take all the fat, as this does help with the moistness of the final dish.
Unlike other pizzas that are crowded with ingredients, this one was kept simple allowing us to enjoy the spinach and the natural moistness of thinly sliced smoked duck breast.
The pasta was tasty and cooked well, as was the fattah, and while the meat was a little dry, this was offset by the moistness of the rice and yoghurt beneath it.
They want to expand that comfort level by matching the physical characteristics of the skin on a human finger that includes, flexibility, temperature, smoothness and moistness, Discovery News reported.
Sara Lee has also updated its original Sara Lee Butter Pound Cake by increasing moistness while retaining the same homemade taste of its predecessor.
The Texture Analyser shows the resulting moistness as softness and elasticity of the crumb.
We are not sure what the "orange flavoured pieces" were but they gave a really fruity moistness to the buns, which were neither too dry nor too doughy and had just the right amount of spice.
The still remote upper air high may mollify some cloud building so that heavier falls may be limited but the moistness of the air lends itself to patches of widespread, softer rain.
The amount of flour you will need will depend on the moistness of the potatoes - make sure you have a nice soft dough.