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adjective British English pronunciation: damp /dæmp/
  1. something that is damp is slightly wet, often in an unpleasant way or when it should be dry

    a cold damp basement room

    The wood won't burn if it's damp.

    Cover the bowl with a warm damp cloth.

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damply

adverb

dampness

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