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humid

[hyoo-mid or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mɪd or, often, ˈyu-/
adjective
1.
containing a high amount of water or water vapor; noticeably moist:
humid air; a humid climate.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English < Latin (h)ūmidus, equivalent to (h)ūm(ēre) to be moist + -idus -id4
Related forms
humidly, adverb
humidness, noun
subhumid, adjective
unhumid, adjective
Synonyms
dank, wet. See damp.
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humid

/ˈhjuːmɪd/
adjective
1.
moist; damp a humid day
Derived Forms
humidly, adverb
humidness, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Latin ūmidus, from ūmēre to be wet; see humectant, humour
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Word Origin and History for un-humid
humid
1412 (implied in humidity), from O.Fr. humide, from L. humidus "moist, wet," var. (by infl. of humus "earth") of umidus, from umere "be moist."
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