Associations to the word «Humid»


HUMID, adjective. Containing sensible moisture (usually describing air or atmosphere); damp; moist; somewhat wet or watery; as, humid earth; consisting of water or vapor.
HUMID HEAT, noun. The heat capacity (specific heat) of humid air, expressed per unit mass of dry air in the mixture. The engineering symbol is cs.
HUMID HEATS, noun. Plural of humid heat

Dictionary definition

HUMID, adjective. Containing or characterized by a great deal of water vapor; "humid air"; "humid weather".

Wise words

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