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dAMP

Abbreviation for deoxyadenylic acid.

damp

(damp),
1. Humid; moist.
2. Atmospheric moisture.
3. Foul air in a mine; air charged with carbon oxides (black or choke damp) or with various explosive hydrocarbon vapors (firedamp).

damp

(damp)
1. Humid; moist.
2. Atmospheric moisture.
3. Foul air in a mine; air charged with carbon oxides (black or choke damp) or with various explosive hydrocarbon vapors (firedamp).

damp

1. Moist, humid.
2. A noxious gas in a mine.

Patient discussion about damp

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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That was after stand-in Yorkshire skipper Matthew Wood - deputising for Test-bound Anthony McGrath - had gambled on batting on a dampish pitch in overcast conditions.
A Met Office spokesman said yesterday: "It will get slightly warmer with dampish weather from Wednesday into Friday, but then it will be cold again and set in for the Christmas period.
In fact, they relish similar conditions, well-nourished, dampish soil in sun or semi-shade.
It had looked like a good toss to win as a dampish pitch seamed and then turned.
This is anemone nemerosa and it's a good plant for a dampish area under shrubs and trees or naturalised in a meadow garden.
The theory goes that seamers will wreak havoc in helpful conditions on dampish tracks, but 22-year-old Saqlain is a world-class off-spinner well capable of wrecking that argument.
His height and the bounce he got from a dampish Oval pitch were too good for Jonathan Batty, who started off Surrey's procession until Azhar made his impact.
The unusual roof and back end design creates an airflow which spatters the car's rear, and, on a dampish day, meant almost full-time use of the back w i pe r.