The state or condition of being slightly wet: the dampness in the air
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- They are concerned that heavy natural dampness in the wetland area could spell trouble for residents' health if homes are built there.
- Its beauty is dependent on its dampness and greenness, and it looks awful when it is too dry.
- In the winter dampness, the smell of the mule dung and the mangoes was suffocating.
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