Definitions

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  • v. Present participle of mist.

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Examples

  • ReviewJournal. com - Living - MIST OPPORTUNITY: JUST A DAY AT THE BEACH: Breast misting is a delicate art.

    Archive 2007-07-01

  • A misting is a person who can ‘burn’ one of certain metals or a metallic alloys to gain a super-human ability – such as increased strength and endurance, increased senses seeing, hearing, etc., increased speed, the ability to push and pull off of metals, and several more.

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • I've seen people shoot/spray water through the front grill of the car to cool down the fins on the a/c before they get in to start it up and I like the idea of misting and cooling via the defogger, but if you run that compressor when it's super hot and the gasses are all expanded from sitting in the sun; prepare to visit the mechanics shop before long.

    Cool Down A Scorching Car As Quickly As Possible | Lifehacker Australia

  • It's called a misting fan, and they cost a lot less than you think, for under $100.

    CNN Transcript May 26, 2007

  • Alanna, I like the idea of misting and seasoning the pitas.

    Easy South Beach Recipes Spicy Avocado in Pita

  • So probably unrealizable now are some of the more beguiling methods they would have used or not to broadcast their botanical sensors, such as misting mine fields with a GMO gas cloud.

    Genetically Modified Ordnance

  • On Father's Day we went for a hike and it was cool and misting which is why I am wearing 2 coats.

    Judy Wise

  • "It would just be too expensive, although we are looking into alternatives, such as misting the air," he said.

    Iowa State Daily

  • "misting" that often surrounds Mount Washington and the Presidential Range.

    First Tracks!! Online Ski Magazine

  • SHANGHAI -- As weary visitors wait to enter the Shanghai Corporate Pavilion at Expo 2010, a sprinkler system using recycled rainwater and powered through a solar thermal system cools them off with periodic misting.

    China leading the world in clean energy investment

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