Translation of moist in Spanish:

moist

Pronunciation: /mɔɪst/

adj

  • [surface/climate/soil] húmedo; [cake] no seco to be moist with sth estar* húmedo de algo her eyes were moist with tears tenía los ojos húmedos (de lágrimas), tenía los ojos llorosos
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    • A dry, crumbly or even slightly cloddy surface with moist, fine soil at seeding depth gives the crop a good head start over the weeds.
    • In late May, the young plants should be hardened off in a cold frame for a few days before planting in a sunny spot and a fertile, moist but well-drained soil.
    • Potatoes are smothered in onions and garlic and the whole thing is slightly moist, yet oven-browned.
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    • Both leaf floras and paleoclimatic models imply that the Potomac Group climate was moist and subtropical.
    • For example, a hot, moist climate might produce leaf form similar to a cooler, dry climate because heat exacerbates water stress.
    • How does one grow regionally adapted beans for moist climates?

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