Wet Bulb Thermometer

Science / Weather / Wet Bulb Thermometer: A thermometer used to measure the lowest temperature in the ambient atmosphere in its natural state by evaporating water from a wet muslin-covered bulb of a thermometer. The wet bulb temperature is used to compute dew point and relative humidity. One of the two thermometers that make up a psychrometer.

Other Words for Wet

Wet Noun Synonyms: moist, moistened, damp, dampened, soaked, soaking, sopping, wringing, dripping, sodden, soppy, saturated, drenched
Wet Adjective Synonyms: milksop, softie or softy, lightweight, drip, loser, weed, wimp, weak sister
Wet Verb Synonyms: rain, wetness, mist, dew, fog, damp, humidity

Wet Edge

Life Style / Painting / Wet Edge: Length of time a wall paint can stand and be brushed back in to the next stretch without showing a lap. MORE

Wet Processing

Entertainment / Photography / Wet Processing: Is processing by the application of chemicals in fluid form. The traditional method of photographic processing. MORE

Wet Sump

Technology / Motorcycle / Wet Sump: As part of the lubricating system of an internal combustion engine, a wet sump is a built-in oil reservoir at the base of the engine. From there oil is pumped into various engine bearings and then dra MORE