Definition of rising damp in English:

rising damp

Line breaks: ris¦ing damp

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[mass noun] British
Moisture absorbed from the ground into a wall: he is looking at ways to halt rising damp

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Word of the day dinkum
Pronunciation: ˈdɪŋkəm
(of an article or person) genuine, honest, true