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drizzle

  

      n  
1    very light rain, specifically consisting of droplets less than 0.5 mm in diameter  
      vb  
2    intr   to rain lightly  
3    tr   to moisten with tiny droplets  
     (Old English dreosan to fall; related to Old Saxon driosan, Gothic driusan, Norwegian drjosa)  
  drizzly      adj  
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drizzle

  
1   
      n   fine rain, Scotch mist, smir     (Scot.)  
2   
      vb   mizzle     (dialect)   rain, shower, spot or spit with rain, spray, sprinkle  

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v.
mist and drizzle
Yorkshire usage
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