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A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
wetted, moistened: humectatus,-a,-um (part.A) 'moistened, wetted, irrigated;' madefactus (part.A), madidus,-a,-um (adj.A); irriguus,-a,-um (adj.A), 'watered, irrigated, well-watered, wet, soaked;' roratus,-a,-um (part.A), q.v.; riguus,-a,,-um (adj.A) 'wet, moistened, bedewed;' uliginosus,-a,-um (adj.A): uliginose, inhabiting swamps, marshy, growing in marshes, 'wet, damp, moist, marshy;' uvidulus,-a,-um (adj.A), ‘somewhat wet, rather damp; uvidus,-a,-um (adj.A): moist, wet, humid;’ see palustris,-e; see ‘swampy;’

- herbae saepius uliginosae aquaticae v. in locis madidis montium crescentes (B&H), herbs very often growing in marshes, aquatic or growing in the wet places of mountains.

- habitat ad lapides rupesque irriguas, it grows on both wet stones and rocks.
made wet, soaked, moistened: madefactus,-a,-um (part.A): made wet, moistened, soaked.

wetted, moistened: humectatus,-a,-um (part.A) 'moistened, wetted,

irrigated;' madefactus (part.A), madidus,-a,-um (adj.A); irriguus,-a,-um (adj.A), 'watered, irrigated, well-watered, wet, soaked;'

riguus,-a,,-um (adj.A) 'wet, moistened, bedewed;' uvidus,-a,-um (adj.A).

Wetness: see moisture.

Wetting, watering, moistening: humectatio (umec-),-onis (s.f.III), abl. sg. humectatione (umec-).

 

A work in progress, presently with preliminary A through R, and S, and with S (in part) through Z essentially completed.
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