From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Humid \Hu"mid\ (h[=u]"m[i^]d), a. [L. humidus, umidus, fr.
   humere, umere, to be moist; akin to uvidus moist, Gr.
   "ygro`s, Skr. uksh to wet, sprinkle, and Icel. v["o]kr moist,
   and perh. to E. ox: cf. F. humide.]
   Containing sensible moisture; damp; moist; as, a humidair or
   atmosphere; somewhat wet or watery; as, humid earth;
   consisting of water or vapor.
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         Evening cloud, or humid bow.             --Milton.
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