DAMPS


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AcronymDefinition
DAMPSDigital Advanced Mobile Phone Service (also seen as D-AMPS)
DAMPSDepartment of the Army Mobilization Processing System
DAMPSDDN Automated Message Processing System
DAMPSDesktop Automated Message Processing System
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We came at length to the foot of the descent, and stood together on the damp ground of the catacombs of the Montresors.
At the door he paused for a moment to wipe his damp, pale brow.
Here there is much concealed misery that wisheth to speak, much evening, much cloud, much damp air!
All this time, I was getting on towards the river; but however fast I went, I couldn't warm my feet, to which the damp cold seemed riveted, as the iron was riveted to the leg of the man I was running to meet.
The upper region being kept damp by the clouds, supports a green and flourishing vegetation.
How could it be anything but damp in such a situation?