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Moisture; dampness; a moderate degree of wetness, which is perceptible to the eye or touch; used especially of the atmosphere, or of anything which has absorbed moisture from the atmosphere, as clothing.

in hygrometrical reports (as of the united states signal Service) complete saturation of the air is designated by humidity 100, and its partial saturation by smaller numbers.

Origin: cf. F. Humidite.

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how to cultrue IEC-6

still now,i found that many paper mention 10%FBS+DMEM,1x105 U/liter of penicillin/streptomycin at 37┬░Cin an atmosphere of 10% CO2 and 95% relative humidity. But in some forum ,someone said,1U/ml insulin must be add into the cultrue medium. Does anyone tell me why,and what kind of medium shoud IEC-6 ...

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biology urgent need help?

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