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humiture

[ hyoo-mi-cher, -chooror, often, yoo- ]

noun

  1. a measure of the discomfort most people feel because of the combined effects of atmospheric temperature and humidity; variously defined as Fahrenheit temperature plus some function of vapor pressure.
  2. (formerly) the average of the Fahrenheit temperature and the relative humidity.


humiture

/ hyo̅o̅mĭ-chər /

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