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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
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wet

(wet)
1. Soaked with moisture, usually water.
2. A colloquial term for edematous or overhydrated.
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"The man raced home, grabbed a wetsuit, and returned for his desperate underwater treasure hunt.
Before his death in 2013, O'Neill's chief rival, Bob Meistrell of Redondo Beach-based Body Glove International, also claimed to have pioneered the wetsuit. O'Neill and Meistrell threatened each other with lawsuits for decades.
But then he told my dad 'Don't worry she has the largest wetsuit we have - it would even fit a beached whale!
Dean Jackson, MD, Hubb Design, said, 'We have made significant long-term investments in the business and are benefitting from exceptional demand for our high performance products, predominantly the wetsuits. The funding and support from Santander has helped us focus on the next phase of growth.'
Australian scientists believe that wearing striped wetsuits is better than baited drum lines in reducing shark attacks in Western Australia.
Based on a breakthrough discovery that sharks are colour blind, one wetsuit, labelled the "Elude", is designed to camouflage a swimmer or diver in the sea.
A wetsuit is recommended for all participants as the water temperature is usually cold at this time of the year.
The Prince of Wales met Calderdale residents, including one man wearing flippers and a wetsuit for the occasion.
Wetsuit clad paddlers took to the Danube for a 4km trip downstream to the old quarter of the town, in a gruelling but light-hearted 45 minute dip.
A BRITISH shark attack victim whose leg was bitten off was saved by quick-thinking bystanders who applied a makeshift tourniquet from a wetsuit and two belts.
As his wetsuit is cut away there are two bloody bullet holes in his back - but there are no bullet holes in the wetsuit, which is in perfect condition.