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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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She closes her eyes again and feels this tongue, pressing moistly hot on her upper thigh.
she stares moistly at Henry, and dims the lights for aesthetic effect, making us wonder if the real question is "Do I love thee?
In my teens, I grew restless, as teens will, with the deliberate pace of rural life, and dreaded heading north to cross the Red River, but as an arid child I'd found Oklahoma to be a lush--and moistly forgiving--paradise.
Perhaps the wind moistly whistling would sound a little like /s/ or / /, but this does not really fit in with the semantic evidence as presented by CSD.
Yet on April 26 the Holocaust Memorial Museum will open in Washington, and I can't think of a single American politician who will not be moistly sentimental and sanctimonious about the fiesta of self-righteousness that impends.
I must have been well-behaved of late because for my just desserts I was rewarded with a magnificent slice of moistly more-ish carrot cake, topped with nuts and glace cherries.
From their first chimney starter, to one of their newest products, Moistly Grilled[R], a two-piece cast iron unit that rests on the grill and holds water to humidify the grill cooking environment, Companion Group continues to drive innovation when it comes to grilling tools and accessories.
We see the first mushroom--elfin, pockmarked and moistly fresh--poking up through the dew-sprinkled grass.
Moistly scrumptious and sumptious with an alcoholic kick.