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Moisten

moisten

1. To make damp; to wet in a small degree. A pipe a little moistened on the inside. (bacon)

2. To soften by making moist; to make tender. It moistened not his executioner's heart with any pity. (Fuller)

Origin: Moistened; Moistening.


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Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)

... unless I can make a cage for them) except like 5 or 6, then put them near the feeding tray. I will separate the earthworms between buckets and moisten the soil so they can dig in, maybe loosen it up before I put them in. And if I get the nematodes I'm guessing they will keep the lady bud population ...

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by Sophiahotep
Thu Nov 14, 2013 9:29 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)
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Water's role in covering alveolar cells

I understand how it affects the lung compliance, but what is the purpose of having it there. Is it to moisten the air?

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by dakims
Mon Nov 26, 2007 5:25 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Water's role in covering alveolar cells
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Views: 1687


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