from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who wets, or practises wetting, for some purpose; specifically, in printing, a workman who wets down paper. See phrase under wet, transitive verb

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  • adjective comparative form of wet: more wet
  • noun Agent noun of wet; someone who wets something as part of some process.
  • noun A wetting agent or surfactant.
  • noun A bedwetter.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a workman who wets the work in a manufacturing process
  • noun someone suffering from enuresis; someone who urinates while asleep in bed
  • noun a chemical agent capable of reducing the surface tension of a liquid in which it is dissolved


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