dew meaning

EN[djuː] [dʒuː] [du]
  • Dew is water in the form of droplets that appears on thin, exposed objects in the morning or evening due to condensation.
  • When temperatures are low enough, dew takes the form of ice; this form is called frost.
  • Because dew is related to the temperature of surfaces, in late summer it forms most easily on surfaces that are not warmed by conducted heat from deep ground, such as grass, leaves, railings, car roofs, and bridges.
  • Dew should not be confused with guttation, which is the process by which plants release excess water from the tips of their leaves.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
        • Verbs
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        2. en dewar
        3. en dewberry
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        5. en dewd
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of dew for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "dew" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
        Difficultness: Level 2
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        Definiteness: Level 9
        Definite    ➨     Versatile