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wet

Military
A term used in spy circles referring to any spilling of blood. An assassination may be termed a wet affair, wet job, wet operation or, generically as wetwork or wet work.

Sexology
Referring to vaginal moistness, as in arousal.

Vox populi
Untried, inexperienced, green

wet

(wet)
1. Soaked with moisture, usually water.
2. A colloquial term for edematous or overhydrated.
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Recent trends in glove manufacturing have resulted in the introduction of gloves that do not meet the criteria of Rule 2.3 Gloves; they are neither light in color nor is wetness easily detected by visual inspection.
The Gerbox[R] were kept in growth chambers (Eletrolab[R], Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil) at 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 35[degrees]C for 6, 12, 24, 36 and 48h of wetness duration.
Nevertheless, the USM diagnostics do alert the operator to a problem, and could potentially help monitor wetness. The USM diagnostic suite begins to show a distinct pattern that can indicate wet gas as the specific problem as Path 3's performance begins to drop at XLM > 0.03.
In a measured but provocative conclusion, Morris identifies some efforts to live with and prosper from the valley's wetness, such as the expanding practice of farm-raised catfish and crawfish.
last month introduced Gold Bond No Mess Powder Spray, which the company says "delivers the odor and wetness protection of Gold Bond Powder in a convenient, easy-to-use spray."
"The chase course is less testing than the hurdles, and with none of the wetness that there was earlier in the week it will be hard work for hurdlers coming up the home straight twice."
Wetness steals body heat, even when it's not cold outdoors.
A good number of hardy souls aren''t letting a bit of grey wetness put them off visiting us.
which you'd hear out west, as if slabs of wetness are being cut, as
But new scientific research by Pampers has discovered that sleep is seriously affected by wetness.
He said the meeting of the local Ruet-e-Hilal Committee was scheduled for Monday but it had to meet in emergency after receiving the wetness from various parts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, he said.
Mountain meadows in the Sierra Nevada have been intensively modified, reducing meadow wetness and potentially favoring easy access for mammalian predators to reach nesting areas in the meadow interior.