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water that has condensed on a cool surface overnight from water vapor in the air

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Then the quivering wings were still, and the patient little dove was dead; but the bee murmured no longer, and the dew from the flowers fell like tears around the quiet bed.
Over hill and valley they are blooming fresh and fair as summer sun and dew can make them.
They would yield neither dew nor honey, but proudly closed their leaves and bid me go.
Your task has been too hard for you," said the Queen kindly, as she placed the drooping flower in the urn Eglantine had given, "you will see how this dew from a sweet, pure heart will give new life and loveliness even to this poor faded one.
Eva looked, and saw from every flower a tiny form come forth to welcome the Elves, who all, save Rose-Leaf, had flown above the wall, and were now scattering dew upon the flowers' bright leaves and talking gayly with the Spirits, who gathered around them, and seemed full of joy that they had come.
Then there was a great bustle, as they flew about on shining wings, some laying cushions of violet leaves in the boat, others folding the Queen's veil and mantle more closely round her, lest the falling dews should chill her.
It chanced I was holding a boat-stretcher in my hand--to catch what little dew might fall upon it.
Her plates are scarred by the sun, dear lass, And her ropes are taut with the dew, For we're booming down on the old trail, our own trail, the out trail,
My auxiliaries are the dews and rains which water this dry soil, and what fertility is in the soil itself, which for the most part is lean and effete.
A long war, not with cranes, but with weeds, those Trojans who had sun and rain and dews on their side.
In that case, dew won't fall before 7:30 or 7:45 which means first 10 overs won't be affected by dew.
Over at a gaming tent, Tekken fans and 2k players will engage in friendly matches with seasoned Dew gamers.
The new shelters, which were designed primarily for export, are just one of many ideas that DEW Engineering has pioneered to address specific market needs.
The second stage consists of a highly compact desiccant drying stage, protected before and after by high-performance oil/water aerosol and particle removal filters to further reduce the moisture content of the air to a standard dew point of -40degC.