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dampening at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


Dampening at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Dampen \Damp"en\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dampened}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Dampening}.]
1. To make damp or moist; to make slightly wet.

2. To depress; to check; to make dull; to lessen.

In a way that considerably dampened our enthusiasm.
--The Century.

dampening at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : the act of making something slightly wet [syn: {moistening}]

dampening at English (WD) Of Explained:

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  • Inter: present participle of » dampen

  • Translation: de » dampening
    Translation: et » dampening
    Translation: fr » dampening
    Translation: sv » dampening
    Translation: vi » dampening
    Translation: zh » dampening