Definition of Humects

1. humect [v] - See also: humect



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Humects

humdrum
humdrumness
humdrums
humect
humectant
humectants
humectate
humectated
humectates
humectating
humectation
humectations
humected
humecting
humective
humects (current term)
humefied
humefies
humefy
humefying
humeral
humeral artery
humeral articulation
humeral head
humeral veil
humerals
humeri
humeroperoneal
humeroradial
humeroradial articulation

Literary usage of Humects

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1. The Animal Kingdom: Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier (1832)
"... intercepting cells containing water, which thus flows upon and humects the branchiae, while the animal is removed from its proper element. ..."

2. The Ontario Reports: Containing Reports of Cases Decided in the Queen's by Ontario High Court of Justice (1884)
"... and at that distance from the point of the easterly side line of the lane where that 1 humects the northerly side of the Kingston Road. ..."

3. Observations on the Ophthalmy, Psorophthalmy, and Purulent Eyes of New-born by James Ware (1805)
"... which "incessantly humects the eye: hence follow " ulcers, which last sometimes several years, " and even during life, if they be not reme- "died. ..."

4. Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal by Asiatic Society of Bengal, Asiatic Society (Calcutta, India) (1870)
"... genus Mabouia which like humects has a single nasal, a scaly eyelid and palatine teeth, and the palatine groove reaching forward to the eye, ..."

5. Oliver and Boyd's Edinburgh Almanac and National Repository (1902)
"Examinations In at lea« «ven HuMects (in which adequate infraction has been provided), selected from the following Departments :- Under the Commissioners' ..."

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